Sugar bowl

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Object Name: 
Sugar bowl
Accession Number: 
69.4.154
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.4 cm; Diam (rim): 14.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1920-1929
Credit Line: 
Gift of Otto W. Hilbert
Primary Description: 
Transparent "Bristol Yellow" lead glass; blown, cut, and engraved in the rock crystal style. Circular flared upper rim cut in an alternating "arch and point" design; curvilinear inverted conical body engraved with floral, leaf, and vine designs with two opposed loop-like handles; low profile octagonal shape foot with eight cut panels on upper surface; concave base area on foot engraved with swirling leaf and vine pattern; polished pontil; marked in pontil with Fleur de lis acid stamp. Catalogue design no. 811.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hilbert, Otto, Source
1969
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