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Porringer

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1726/71

Artist:

Philip Syng Jr.
American, born Ireland, 1703–1789
Philadelphia

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 166

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Philip Syng Jr.

Title

Porringer

Origin

Philadelphia

Date

c. 1726–1771

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Maker's mark impressed twice at left of handle: "PS" in shield Initials in Roman capitals on handle: "B/RA"

Dimensions

5.1 × 12.7 × 20.3 cm (2 1/8 × 5 3/8 × 8 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1951.40

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