Covered Sugar Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Sugar Bowl
Accession Number: 
50.4.97
Dimensions: 
Overall H (with cover): 19.25 cm; Body H: 13.6 cm; Rim Diam: 11.1 cm; Foot Diam: 7.25 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1800-1850
Primary Description: 
Covered Sugar Bowl. Lead glass, amethyst; pattern-molded and free-blown; deep globular body tapering slightly to galleried rim and resting on applied short-stemmed flaring circular foot, rough pontil mark; hemispherical cover with infolded rim and stemmed flat button finial drawn out of the same gather; bowl and cover in pattern of wide-spaced vertical ribbing.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Color: 
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
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) illustrated, #1, pl. 27; BIB# 25299
American Glass (1948) (1948) illustrated, #3, pl. 24; BIB# 25297