Porringer decorated in brown and green on a cream ground. In the hollow of the porringer is a central circular motif with a diamond check pattern in brown and cream with green dots in the cream spaces. Surrounding this are feather-like motifs in brown with green shadowing. Around the edge two concentric brown lines form a border between which is a band of brown chevron motifs.

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