exceptional s. pierce porringer

this awesome petite porringer is unmarked, but positively attributed to samuel pierce.  the handle matches pierce's mold which exists today.  the maker worked in greenfield, massachusetts from 1792-1830.  the 2 1/2" bowl boasts a bossed bottom and skimming lines on the underside.  the handle is well cast.  the conditional is excellent/mint.

item #2-776

price $300

(aum 1077)