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Sugar Bowl

Description

Round pewter sugar bowl with outflared rim and three short cabriole legs with paw feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1770
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom underside: [touchmark; not clearly marked; could be LONDON]
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
pewter (tin alloy)
soldering
tin alloy
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Sugar
Cast
casting (process)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Soldered
soldering
sugar bowls
tin alloy
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.611
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8408

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