Porringer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1810-1825

GUSN

GUSN-45205

Description

Round pewter porringer with crown handle and convex well surrounded by double incised bands.

Details

Descriptive Terms

porringers (dishes)
pewter (tin alloy)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Porringer

Label

Exhibited in DAPC, July 2000

Inscription

"TD & SB" (stamped)

Related Items

Title Porringer Accession Number 1993.477
Title Porringer Accession Number 2001.246
Title Porringer Accession Number 1934.596

Maker

Thomas Danforth Boardman & Sherman Boardman (Pewterer)

Location of Origin

Hartford , Connecticut

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1 3/4 x 7 1/2 (HxW), 5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge

Accession Number

1950.467

Places

Winchester (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)