Covered Sugar Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Sugar Bowl
Accession Number: 
55.4.245
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.7 cm; (a) Sugar Bowl H: 10 cm; (a) Rim W: 11.1 cm, D: 8.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1818-1825
Primary Description: 
Covered Sugar Bowl. Clear glass; blown-three-mold; oblong ovoid body with slightly projecting base, sloping shoulder and galleried rim; set-in cover with sloping four-sided top and flat button finial; bowl patterned in full-sized piece mold in imitation of Irish cut glass patterns: sunburst on base, diamonds above ribs on the wide sides, diagonal ribbing enclosing a triangle on the narrow sides, vertical ribbing on shoulder and cover.
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Mold-Blown Glass: Roman and American (2015) illustrated, p. 9 (fig. 3); BIB# AI100138
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) pl. 32, #2, pp. 184-185; BIB# 25299