Sugar Bowl

Sugar Bowl

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Description
Two-handled, covered, raised double-bellied bowl on a flared and coved circular pedestal base; flat- and repousse-chased scalloped oval panels cover both sides, the C-scroll reserve at center of one is engraved "A. Taylor." in script. Die-rolled band of eight-pointed stars at base of cyma-profile shoulder, pedestal top and foot. Cast sprigged C-curve handles. Low-domed, flared-edge cover is topped by a cast four-sided bud knop. Centerpunch visible; no other marks. From cream and sugar set, DL*59.2284A-B.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bowl, sugar
date made
1835 - 1845
place made
United States: United States, Eastern
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 3/4 in x 7 5/8 in x 4 7/8 in; 22.225 cm x 19.3675 cm x 12.3825 cm
ID Number
DL.59.2284A
catalog number
59.2284A
accession number
113420
Credit Line
Bequest of the Misses Long
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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