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Sugar Bowl

Sugar Bowl

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Description
Tapered oval, serpentine-paneled container with inset flared oval lid topped by a ball finial hinged to a wavy-rimmed, tapered collar at center of its flat top. Cast lion's-mask-and-ring handles at ends; applied cast ruffled bands around rim of collar, and at top and bottom of body. Inset flat bottom incised at center underside "10122 / TP1 (underline) / Pl. =". No other marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bowl, sugar
place owned
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
silver plate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 in x 4 3/8 in x 3 in; 12.7 cm x 11.1125 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
DL.60.1159
catalog number
60.1159
accession number
152368
Credit Line
Gift of Laura Dreyfus-Barney and Natalie Clifford Barney
subject
Beverages
Coffee Drinking
Tea Drinking
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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