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Porringer, one of set of three

About 1750–55
William Swan (1715 or 1716–1774)


Object Place: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Eighteenth-Century American Arts No. 166; Buhler, 1972, No. 226

Accession Number

39.190

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Provenance

Buhler Entry: Katharine Chandler (1735-1791), m. c. 1755 Levi Willard (1727-1775); their daughter Katharine (1761-1831), m. John Amory, Jr. (1759-1832), January 15, 1792; their daughter Catherine Willard Amory (b. March 24, 1796), m. Henry Codman (1789-1853), grandfather of Martha Codman Karolik, to whom the pieces descended.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts