porringer

porringer
Title
porringer
Date 
1761-1800
Medium 
Pewter
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 7 x 4 7/8 in. ( 4.8 x 17.8 x 12.4 cm )
Description 
Round shallow bowl with indented domed base, and banded collared rim, cusped and pierced old English handle.
Credit Line 
Purchase, Foster-Jarvis Fund
Object Number 
1966.4
Marks 
molded: under pierced handle: "FB" with fleur-de-lys within beaded circle
Gallery Label 
According to the donor, this was the collection of Thomas and Constance Williams.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group