Covered Sugar Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Sugar Bowl
Accession Number: 
50.4.120
Dimensions: 
Overal H: 15.5 cm; Bowl H: 9 cm; Rim Diam: 11 cm; Foot Diam: 6.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1800-1825
Primary Description: 
Covered Sugar Bowl. Probably lead glass, deep purple-blue; pattern-molded and free-blown; deep bowl in expanded diamond (ogival) pattern, with narrow galleried rim and straight sides rounded at bottom to applied short-stemmed small circular foot with rough pontil mark. Cover, bell-shaped, with plain rim and large ball knob drawn from the same gather; pattern of expanded diamonds (ogivals), drawn into chubby ribs on knob, rough pontil mark on top of knob.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1936
to
1950-07-31
Technique: 
Material: 
American Glass (1948) (1948) illustrated, #1, pl. 52; BIB# 25297