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Covered Porringer

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1825

Artist:

Horace Seymour Hinsdale
American, 1782–1858
John Taylor Jr.
American, active 1805–1830
New York

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Hinsdale, Horace Seymour

Title

Covered Porringer

Place

New York City (Object made in)

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Made 1825

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Marked on bottom: "T & H/C"; inscribed around lid: Ellen Maria McIlvaine from her Great grand Mother Anne T. Bancker of New York 1825"

Dimensions

8.3 × 17.8 × 11.8 cm (3 1/4 × 7 × 4 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Antiquarian Society through the Mrs. Edwin A. Seipp Fund

Reference Number

1986.436

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