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Porringer

Decorative Arts

MAKER Unknown
MEDIUM Pewter
DATES n.d.
DIMENSIONS 2 1/8 x 7 1/8 x 5 3/8 in. (5.4 x 18.1 x 13.7 cm)
MARKINGS Spurious mark [see "Historical Attributions"], impressed on handle, rectangular stamp containing "I A B"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 45.10.188
CREDIT LINE Designated Purchase Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Round pewter porringer set on low foot rim; sides flare out slightly toward top; band around top edge. Attached handle in general rectangular shape with rounded end and circular hole in center. CONDITION: Good; allover scratches and pitting; deep pitting on underside of handle; few dark spots of discoloration; small crack on inside of top edge opposite handle.
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