The deep-bowl porringer has a slightly everted rim; curved sides with incised double lines that divide the double-lined arches springing from the stepped, flat base to the midpoint. The keyhole handle has chased lines to accent the floral design. The interior is gold washed.
"Stone," with profile of incuse chasing hammer stamped across St, and "STERLING / H [pellet]" sturck on bottom, near edge
Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest (1872-1972)l by descent to Alma Bent (about 1921-92), Stone cousin; 1979, gift of Alma Bent to the MFA
Gift of Miss Alma Bent
Porringer, one of ten miniatures