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Sugar Bowl

1991.1025A (RS21357)

Description

The bowl is of elongated baluster form with flared scallop-edged rim, a wide scalloped-edge shoulder, folliate scroll handles at each end and has a diagonally incised rolled rectangular foot. It is transfer printed in deep blue with a floral rim and shoulders over two tree enclosed scenes: one with a carriage and steam engine, the other with three men cutting down a tree with a house in the background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
incising
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Sugar
Carriage
carriages (vehicles)
Earthenware
earthenware
Floral
floral patterns
Incised
incising
Logging
Molded
molding (forming)
scenes (depictions)
Scenic
Steam Engine
steam engines (engines)
sugar bowls
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
6 1/4 x 7 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1025A
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3242
Related Items
Title Sugar Bowl Lid Accession number 1991.1025B Notes 1991.1025 B BOWL LID, SUGAR Relationship Part of set

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