Covered Sugar Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Sugar Bowl
Accession Number: 
50.4.75
Dimensions: 
Overall H (with cover): 17.75 cm; Bowl H: 10.1 cm; Rim Diam: 14 cm; Base Diam: 8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1815-1830
Primary Description: 
Covered Sugar Bowl. Non-lead glass; deep amber; free-blown; bowl with spreading sides, angling sharply at shoulder and contracted below galleried rim; base, pushed up at center, rough pontil mark. Dome cover with narrow infolded rim and stemmed-ball finial from same gather.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1924
to
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Loan exhibition of eighteenth and early nineteenth century furniture & glass; for the benefit of the National Council of Girl Scouts, inc.
Venue(s)
American Art Galleries 1929-09-25 through 1929-10-09
American Glass (1948) (1948) #10, pl. 82; BIB# 25297