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Porringer spoon

about 1762
William Homes, Sr. (1716/17–1785)


Dimensions

Overall: 17.3 cm (6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1394

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware

Provenance

Probably made for Joshua and Hannah (Storer) Green, married in 1762; by descent to Joshua Green 3rd (1797-1875); by descent to his son, the donor; lent by Dr. Samuel A. Green, November 21, 1906; bequeathed in 1919.

Credit Line

Bequest of Dr. Samuel A. Green