Covered Sugar Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Sugar Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 17.7 cm; Bowl Diam: 12.4 cm
On Display
about 1830
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. William Esty
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded. (a) Circular bowl; cup-shaped rim; waisted neck; trailed horizontal ring and swirled ribbing (a second gather) at the base of the bowl; short capstan stem; thick, disk foot; rough pontil mark. (b) Domed shape, with swirled ribbing (a second gather) and trailed ring on top; flared rim; disk finial; rough pontil mark on top.
Esty, Mrs. William, Source