Sugar Bowl

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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.
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1905
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 3 1/8 in x 7 1/4 in x 4 in; 7.9375 cm x 18.415 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History


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