17th century pettiver porringer
here is an early English porringer made in London between 1677 and 1698 by john pettiver. his hallmarks are struck on the bossed bottom. the pierced triangle shaped handles were popular during the late seventeenth century. there are owners initials "mp"? engraved to the front of the bowl. the bowl is 5 3/8" in diameter and the overall length is 7 7/8". the condition is excellent.