This porringer has a straight rim; the sides curve to a stepped flat base. The keyhole handle has chased lines to accent the floral design.
"STERLING / Stone" with profile of incuse chasing hammer across St, and "H [pellet]" struck 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