Sugar Bowl

Description:

Two-handled, urn-shaped bowl, oval in section, on a flared oval pedestal base with a trumpet-shaped oval cover topped by a cast urn and tight, C-curve handles; one side of body is engraved with a shaded, foliate script "R". Cast and applied, serpentine-lobed rim and reeded foot have leafy volutes springing from shells; chased and engraved pairs of leafy scrolls enclosing five-petaled flowers encircle cover, incurved neck, body and base. Underside of base struck incuse "STERLING" at one end and "3998/74" at the other; no maker's mark. From a seven-piece coffee and tea service, 1991.0352.01-.07.

Date Made: 1914Date Presented: 1914-02-22

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York CityPlace Used: United States: New York, YonkersUnited States: New York, Pelham

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Domestic Furnishings

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Credit Line: Gift of Nancy Rowan Hutchinson and John L. and Marguerite W. Rowan

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1991.0352.05Catalog Number: 1991.0352.05Accession Number: 1991.0352Catalog Number: 1991.0352.01-07

Object Name: bowl, sugar

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7 1/8 in x 9 1/8 in x 3 7/8 in; 18.0975 cm x 23.1775 cm x 9.8425 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-2281-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1077097

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