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Porringer

Maker:
Adrian Bancker (1703–1772)
Date:
1730–1750
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 1/4 x 7 3/8 in. (5.7 x 18.7 cm); 7 oz. 6 dwt. (227.5 g) Lip: Diam. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm) Body: Diam. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.326
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on underside of bowl in shaded roman: S:M
engraved on handle: April 17. 1692. (in script) / Francis Lambert. (roman)
engraved on bowl opposite handle: Susannah Moore, May 24th ("th" are superscript with a dot underneath each letter) 1725. (in script) / ANDREW SMYTH (roman caps), June 21st ("st" are superscript with a dot underneath each letter) 1765. (in script) / JOHN W. SMYTH, (roman caps) July 28th ("th" superscript with a dot under each letter) 1807. (in script) / Georgiana M. Smyth, (in Gothic script) Sept. 23d ("d" is superscript with a dot below) 1840. (in script)

Marking: marked twice on underside: AB (in oval)
Possibly Francis Lambert (1692–1782); Susannah Moore (1725–1803); Andrew Smyth (1765–1827); John William Smyth (1807–1866); Georgiana Maria Smyth (b. 1840); Alphonso T. Clearwater; bequest to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 1933.
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