Porringer

about 1800
Jesse Churchill (American, 1773–1819)


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

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

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