American Decorative Arts
Maker: Samuel Hamlin, Sr., American, 1746–1801

Porringer

1780–1800

Pewter

1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm) other (at rim): 5 5/16 in.(13.5 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.167
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Providence, Rhode Island
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Ledlie I. Laughlin, Pewter in America: Its Makers and Their Marks, 2 vols. (Boston: Barre Publishers, 1940), 95–97, vol. 1.

Graham Hood, American Pewter: Garvan and Other Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1965), 15, no. 21.

Ledlie I. Laughlin, Pewter in America: Its Makers and Their Marks, Volume III (Barre, Mass.: Barre Publishers, 1971), 55–57.

Charles F. Montgomery and Patricia E. Kane, eds., American Art: 1750–1800 Towards Independence, exh. cat. (Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1976), 217, fig. 182.

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