porringer

Porringer decorated in brown, blue and green on a cream ground. Rosette in hollow of porringer formed by short lines in brown, and green radiating from the centre. Around this are four quatrefoil designs in brown with brown lines behind each, alternating with chevron motifs in either blue or brown. The porringer is surrounded by a border of brown petal-shaped motifs with blue infill between two brown lines.

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