Covered Sugar Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Sugar Bowl
Accession Number: 
82.4.3
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.2 cm, W: 10.2 cm, L: 15.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1835
Web Description: 
This lid on this sugar bowl fits poorly because the molds for each part did not match exactly.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ewing, Caleb, Former Collection
Arman, David, Former Collection
1983
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. (a) Rectangular shape with underscored handle on each end; egg and dart molding around top rim; floral motif just below; panels of strawberry diamonds on long sides; diamond and scroll design on each end. Four paw feet. (b) Matching cover which fits on rim; not inside it.
Recent Important Acquisitions, 25 (1983) illustrated, p. 265, #27;