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MAKER Unknown
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)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Spurious mark [see "Historical Attributions"], impressed on handle, rectangular stamp containing "I A B"
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.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Unknown. Porringer, n.d. Pewter, 2 1/8 x 7 1/8 x 5 3/8 in. (5.4 x 18.1 x 13.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.188. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.188.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 45.10.188.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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