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Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES 1788–1820
DIMENSIONS 3/4 x 3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in. (1.9 x 7.9 x 6 cm)  (show scale)
CREDIT LINE Designated Purchase Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Small pewter porringer; round bowl with slightly flaring sides and rounded edge. Flat trefoil shaped handle soldered onto side of bowl, decorated with openwork. CONDITION: Fair; bowl is tarnished and slightly misshapen, and has a few small dents; handle has two cracks in the openwork borders.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Possibly Richard Lee Jr.. Porringer, 1788–1820. Pewter, 3/4 x 3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in. (1.9 x 7.9 x 6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Designated Purchase Fund, 45.10.232. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 45.10.232.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 45.10.232.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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