Covered Sugar Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Sugar Bowl
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 14.5 cm; (a) Sugar Bowl H: 10.9 cm; (a) Rim Diam: 13 cm; (a) Foot Diam: 9.2 cm
On Display
about 1820-1835
Primary Description: 
Covered Sugar Bowl. Clear glass; pattern molded and blown-three-mold; pedestal foot with wide folded rim and rough pontil mark, cup-shaped bowl with galleried rim; domed cover with wide flaring and folded rim and with flat-topped button finial having pontil mark; foot patterned in twenty-four-rib mold and expanded in vertical ribbing, body patterned in G III-20 pattern, cover patterned in G II-22 pattern.
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