Porringer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-25132

Description

Shallow bowl form w/ flattened bottom w/ slight applied short two-lobed handle at back of circular mouth. Incised line at mouth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

porringers (dishes)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Pewter
PORRINGER

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1.375 x 3.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.195

Places

Massachusetts (United States)