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Porringer

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Porringer with curved sides, everted rim, center point on stepped and domed bottom. Keyhole handle, very neatly affixed.

Inscription

Engraved P. U on handle

Provenance

Phineas Upham of Brookfield, Massachusetts, m. Elizabeth Sherburn, November 4, 1802; descended in the family to the donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Herbert Edes

about 1800

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 472

Dimensions

7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

36.44

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware