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Silver Porringer

Auction:
2431
Lot:
309
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Silver Porringer, Nathaniel Austin, Boston, 1734-1818, circular bulbous bowl with domed bottom, cast handle pierced in a keyhole pattern engraved with the initials "HR," the bowl center with "NA" maker's mark, (small dent on side), bowl dia. 5 1/4 in., approx. 8 troy oz.

Provenance: Decended through the Cushing family of Hingham, Massachusetts.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

Nathaniel Austin, Massachusetts, Hingham, Cushing, Hingham, Massachusetts, Kitchenware, New England, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, Porringer

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