Artist:Thomas Danforth Boardman
Dimensions: 1 7/8 x 7 3/8 x 5 1/8 in. (4.8 x 18.7 x 13 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H26, 1B
Accession Number: 45.10.92
Catalogue Description: Highly polished pewter porringer; round bowl rises from flat bottom to squat, bulging body with flaring lip. Flat, triangular handle soldered to side is decorated with a crown, curving foliate designs, and openwork. CONDITION: Good; overall scratches and pitting; deep pit marks, especially on inside bottom and handle; large gouge (manufacturing imperfection?) around edge of underside.