Porringer Bowl

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Description
Basin-type porringer bowl with narrow-reeded flat rim, tapered sides, and flat bottom; significantly damaged with handle missing, dents and holes in well. No marks apparent.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1775
user
Copp Family
place made
United States: New England
place used
United States: Connecticut, Stonington
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/4 in x 5 7/8 in; 4.445 cm x 14.9225 cm
ID Number
DL.006818
catalog number
006818
accession number
28810
Credit Line
Gift of John Brenton Copp
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
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Copp Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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