Porringer, Unidentified "E.G." Mark
Decorative Arts and Design
probably late 18th-early 19th century
1 1/2 x 6 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. (3.8 x 16.2 x 11.7 cm) (show scale)
Molded initials on underside of handle: "E G [possibly 'C']"
Designated Purchase Fund
Round pewter porringer with flaring sides and bent rim. Attached handle (soldered) of general triangle shape with fancy openwork.
CONDITION: Fair; allover light scratches and spots of discoloration; deep pit marks in center; and worn and becoming detached; spot of adhesive residue on outer side of bowl; top edge bent.
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Unknown. Porringer, Unidentified "E.G." Mark, probably late 18th-early 19th century. Pewter, 1 1/2 x 6 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. (3.8 x 16.2 x 11.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.224. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.224.jpg)
overall, 45.10.224.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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