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Porringer

Maker:
Frederick Bassett (1740–1800)
Date:
1761–99
Geography:
Possibly made in New York, New York, United States; Possibly made in Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Pewter
Dimensions:
7 7/8 x 7 x 5 1/8 in. (20 x 17.8 x 13 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair, in memory of her husband, 1940
Accession Number:
40.184.22
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Marking: stamped in cabled circle on handle: [pellet] / F B / [leaf]
Mrs. J. Insley Blair, Tuxedo Park, New York, until 1940
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