Skip to content

Search Collections

Sugar Bowl

1977.859.2AB (RS117152)

Description

Thick molded body with white mineral glaze; overglaze floral sprig decoration of tulips, blue bells and lily of the valley; blue enamel and gilt border of dots and curved line; slightly varied on each piece.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Inscriptions
Printed mark on back: ""Calyxware/Hand Painted/ STBo1667/ADAMS/England.""
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
hand-painted
overglazing
painting (image-making)
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
vitrification
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bluebell
BOWL, SUGAR
Earthenware
earthenware
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
hand-painted
Lily of the Valley
Overglazed
overglazing
Painted
painting (image-making)
Semi-Vitrified
sugar bowls
Tulip
tulipwood (Brazilian, wood)
vitrification
Dimensions
5.063 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.859.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4804

Comments