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Porringer

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1705/25

Artist:

John Dixwell
American, 1680–1725
Boston

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 165

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

John Dixwell

Title

Porringer

Origin

Boston

Date

c. 1705–1725

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Mark on body left of handle and on underside of handle, in oval: ID Engraved on bottom: B. / R*S.

Dimensions

2.5 × 10.2 × 17.8 cm (1 3/6 × 4 3/4 × 7 1/6 in.); 198.2 g

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by the Antiquarian Society through the General and the Jessie Spalding Landon funds

Reference Number

1978.60

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