Sugar Bowl

Description
Raised, oblong, apple-shaped, open sugar bowl with short concave neck, a wide, everted, single-reeded rim, and two, knuckle-ended, C-curve handles on an applied oval foot ring. Underside of flat bottom is struck "Gebelein" in raised roman letters in a textured, curvilinear surround, "STERLING" in incuse sans serif letters, and "Boston" in incuse italic roman letters. Part of a three-piece service, 1992.0601.001-.003.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bowl, sugar
date made
ca 1905
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
average spatial: 8 cm x 10.2 cm x 18.2 cm; 3 1/8 in x 4 in x 7 3/16 in
overall: 3 1/8 in x 7 1/4 in x 4 in; 7.9375 cm x 18.415 cm x 10.16 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
ID Number
1992.0601.002
catalog number
1992.0601.002
accession number
1992.0601
subject
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Eleanor Gebelein Greene, Ernest George Gebelein, and Athur David Gebelein, in memory of their father George Christian Gebelein; and the Mary E. Maxwell Fund
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