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Sugar bowl

1998.1068AB (RS23683)

Description

Ironstone sugar bowl w/ mismatched cover; octagonal shaped body and base; 2 handles w/ relief berries and leaves decoration. Cover: C-shaped handle; tiny pink banding around edge; raised foliate decoration w/ touches of pink.

Details

Maker
Alcock, John (Maker)
Date
1853-1861
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""IMPERIAL/ IRONSTONE CHINA/ JOHN ALCOCK"" [w/ Royal Arms symbol] Engraved on bottom: ""19""
Location of origin
Cobridge, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
molding (forming)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
berry
Berry
BOWL, SUGAR
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Molded
molding (forming)
Porcelain
porcelain
sugar bowls
Dimensions
7.625 x 7.25 (HxW), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1068AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18878

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