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Sugar bowl with cover

Description

TEA SERVICE: Border: navy blue enamel band with gold stars, secondary border: blue band with gold loop chain; cipher "CF" in blue enamel oval with gold stars and edged in gold points. SUGAR BOWL: Bulbous body; double handled; ribbed, twisted handles (with leafy terminals with gold highlights and gold highlights on the spine); gold berry finial; hat-shaped cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
Cipher in oval: ""CF"" [for Clarissa Fowler of Danvers].
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Used At Samuel Fowler House.
Material
enameling
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOWL, SUGAR
Chinese export
Chinese Export
Enameled
enameling
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
sugar bowls
Dimensions
6 x 6.5 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2978.1AB
GUSN
37493
Reference Notes
Co-publisher: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

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