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Sugar Bowl

Description

A: Body: Rectangular in section, seamed at one side under handle. Applied gadrooned rim; sides curved and taper to 4 vertical ball feet at corners. Two scroll handles attached at rim with acanthus leaf, and at two points on the base. Repousse and chased rococo decoration of flowers and scrolls with central cartouche. B: White bag marked "sugar bowl. "

Details

Maker
Elliot, William, 1807 C-1814 C (Silversmith)
Date
1807-1808
Inscriptions
Struck on sides: [London 1807 & 1808 marks]
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
gadrooning
repoussé
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Acanthus
acanthus (motif)
BOWL, SUGAR
Cartouche
cartouches (ornament)
Gadrooned
gadrooning
Repousse
repoussé
Silver
silver (metal)
sugar bowls
Dimensions
5 x 7.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.673AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
640

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