Sugar Bowl with Cover

Object Name: 
Sugar Bowl with Cover

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Object Name: 
Sugar Bowl with Cover
Accession Number: 
50.4.3
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.75 cm; (a) Bowl H: 13 cm; Bowl Diam (at top): 7.6 cm; Foot Diam: 9.25 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1790-1810
Primary Description: 
Sugar Bowl with Cover. Green or bottle glass; brilliant green-aquamarine; very heavy gathers, free-blown with applied and tooled decoration; spherical body covered by swirl-ribbed layer with heavy ring at top forming a rest for cover fitting over broad short cylindrical neck; applied narrow crimped circular foot with rough pontil mark; tall hemispherical cover matching in decoration and with large applied ball-on-button finial.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
American Glass (1948) (1948) illustrated, #2, pl. 16; BIB# 25297