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Bellied-bowl porringer with angled rim and bossed bottom; cast flower-type handle with tongued or linguiform bracket is pierced with 13 voids and struck once on top with partial circular eagle-with-anchor-in-shield touchmark of Samuel Hamlin, Jr. featuring "HAMLIN" in an arched banner above and "PROVIDEN[C]E" below. Linguiform linen mark. Faint, fine turning marks inside bottom; those on underside very crisp. Scratched "A. J. Congdon" in script on bowl below bracket and on underside in gutter.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
1801 - 1856
place made
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
place used
United States: Rhode Island
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
overall: 1 7/8 in x 7 7/8 in x 5 1/4 in; 4.7625 cm x 20.0025 cm x 13.335 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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