Sugar Bowl

Small, two-handled, circular bowl with overall repousse, chased and engraved floral decoration; no foot ring. Cast and applied plain rim and two horizontal loop handles with leaf attachments. Underside of flat bottom struck incuse "S. KIRK & SON" and "11 OZ." in serif letters. No centerpunch. Part of cream and sugar set, DL*316497.0008-.0009, used with teapot DL*316497.0007.
Currently not on view
Object Name
bowl, sugar
date made
1846 - 1861
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5 1/8 in; 6.35 cm x 12.954 cm
overall: 2 3/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 3 7/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 13.335 cm x 9.8425 cm
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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 Blanche E. King
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