Porringer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1680-1750

GUSN

GUSN-2387

Description

Treen porringer with wide and deep rounded bowl and flat, downturned handle. Light weight, V-notch to rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

porringers (dishes)
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
treenware
Wood
Carved
Treen
Porringer

Inscription

Handwritten on paper label at bottom underside: Atkins [former owner]

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 1/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.408