Sterling silver nursery rhyme porringer. Made by Kerr in Newark, ca. 1900. Faceted with nursery rhyme characters including Mother Hubbard, Miss Muffet, Little Bo Peep, and Red Riding Hood. One facet has vacant cartouche for engraving the name of the most special character of all. More room for engraving on solid concave handle. Hallmark includes no. 5240. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 2 x W 6 1/3 x D 4 1/3 in. Weight: 5.2 troy ounces. BM280