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Sugar bowl and cover

Description

Japanese cream-colored earthenware partial tea set. Sugar bowl of elongated globular form w/ 2 green crabstock handles and knop; painted w/ overglaze polychrome enamel decoration of stylized birds and plants executed in long, wispy lines w/ an almost Martin Bros.-esque appearance. Extra cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1899
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL, SUGAR
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
Painted
painting (image-making)
sugar bowls
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
3.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.161.2A-C
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14178

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