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Creator Name: Kalo Shop
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Manufacturer
Creator Name-CRT: Kalo Shop
Creation Start Date: 1905
Creation End Date: 1914
Creation Date: about 1905 - 1914
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Silver
Materials and Techniques: silver
Dimensions: H.1-9/16 x W.6-11/16 x D.5-1/4 in.
AMICA Contributor: The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Owner Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
ID Number: 97.118
Credit Line: The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
The porringer, a shallow cup or bowl, dates back to the seventeenth century in Britain. In eighteenth-century America it was a very popular object type, both in silver and pewter. The production of this porringer with a visibly hand-hammered surface sets it apart from its historical precedents and roots it firmly in the Arts and Crafts movement.
AMICA ID: MIA_.97.118
Component Measured: overall
Measurement Unit: in
AMICA Library Year: 2002
Media Metadata Rights:
? The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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