Sugar Bowl

Description:

Two-handled, tapered oval sugar bowl with ribbed sides and low-domed cover topped by circular, pierced, leafy knop. Two high, S-scroll handles with leaf decoration and bud terminals, the upper terminals attached to short, trumpet-shaped, leafy struts. Slightly concave bottom. No marks. Part of teapot, sugar bowl and creamer set, 1991.0825.05-.07.

Date Made: 1860s

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

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

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Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. John H. Murray

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1991.0825.06Catalog Number: 1991.0825.06Accession Number: 1991.0825

Object Name: bowl, sugar

Physical Description: silver plate (overall material)pewter (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5 1/2 in x 7 3/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 19.685 cm x 10.795 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-78b2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1091176

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