Porringer by Karl Leinonen
Hammered finish visible on the outside. Elaborate handle. Diameter 4-7/8". Maximum horizontal dimension 7-1/2". Height 1-7/8". Weight 9.15 troy ounces (heavy). Circa 1908.
Marked under the handle STERLING/L. Block monogram on the front: MELVILLE TERRY NICHOLS, JR. Engraved on the bottom: September 8, 1908/from/Grandfather and Grandmother Lawrence. Overall and mark condition are excellent. (Note: Melville Nichols, born 9-8-1908, died 10-1982, lived S.Yarmouth, MA, per Social Security Death Index).