C1770 PAUL REVERE JR Silversmith Made Silver Porringer Hallmarked REVERE Boston. Silver Porringer Hallmarked REVERE (Patricia Kane Mark 7) With Ornate Handle Engraved AB. 1770 Pre Revolutionary War, American Silver Porringer by Paul Revere Jr.Hallmarked REVERE (Kane Mark 7), Boston, Used, Choice Extremely Fine. This Silver Porringer was Handmade by the historic famous American Silversmith and Patriot Paul Revere Jr. The Silver Porringer bowl measures about 5 in diameter, about 2.25 deep and 7.75 long including its ornate handle.
Hallmark punched REVERE on the inside bottom. The ornate keyhole handle is Hand-Engraved on the front by Paul Revere with the initials AB. This example is identified as it has two shallow minor bumps apparently acquired during actual use on the left side, which tend to enhance the originality and daily use character of this fine example of Paul Reveres Silversmith work in this Coin Silver Porringer. This fine quality Silver Porringer is Hallmarked with the full REVERE Hallmark Punch on the interior bottom of the bowl, located at center, with a small shallow centering pellet indent mark below.
Kanes, Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers, page 848, and Paul Revere Goldsmith Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, p. Mark 7 used here, is shown illustrated, identified as only used by Paul Revere, Jr. The American Revolutionary War Patriot. Weight about 7.54 troy oz. Length 7.75 inches, diameter of Bowl 5 inches.
The engraved initials are sharply detailed and clearly in Paul Reveres classic style. The central Hallmark punch is sharp and clear, showing actual light even wear from use and is perfect for display being prominently centered within the bowl, thus all of the important Paul Revere Jr.Identifications appear on the outward and viewed side. Our current example having a superior appearing clearer central bowl REVERE Hallmark.
An impressive museum quality and highly important example of the Patriot Paul Reveres fine Silver, and a significant highlight for any historic American Silver collection. VIEW Other Items offered by Early_American_Auctions.
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