Candy Bowl

Description
Bail-handled frame with a bead-bordered and pierced reeded rim above heart-shaped wirework sides with pendant cast tassels on three splayed scroll-and-paw feet; hinged wirework handle with empty oval boss at bow. Clear raspberry-red glass bowl insert or liner. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bowl, candy
date made
ca 1890
Physical Description
silver plate (holder material)
glass (bowl material)
Measurements
overall: 9.5 cm x 8.7 cm x 11.4 cm; 3 3/4 in x 3 7/16 in x 4 1/2 in
overall: 3 3/4 in x 5 in x 4 5/8 in; 9.525 cm x 12.7 cm x 11.7475 cm
place made
United Kingdom: England
place used
United States: Wisconsin, Menomonie
United States: Minnesota, Lake Park
ID Number
DL*66.0549
accession number
265238
catalog number
66.0549
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 John H. Crea
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