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Sugar Bowl

1977.856.2AB (RS117150)

Description

Bulbous form with wide angled shoulders and narrow rectangular foot, with molded ribbed body; square domed cover with flattened urn shaped finial; decorated with overglaze pink and green swags, red blossoms and bluebells; two drop handles at sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
overglazing
pearlware
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Blossom
Bluebell
BOWL, SUGAR
Earthenware
earthenware
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
Overglazed
overglazing
Pearlware
pearlware
sugar bowls
Swag
swags
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
5.625 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.856.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4775

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