lewis type 'taster' porringers

i am pleased to offer two unmarked 2 3/16" diameter taster porringers, made circa 1845 probably in meriden, Connecticut.  a rare few have been found with marks indicating they were made by i.c. lewis of meriden between 1834 and 1852.  they are in excellent condition.  the handles are cast on to the bowls, as they should be.  offered here are two, but i have four total available if interested.

item #4-544

price $180 for the pair

(aum 1040/41)