Sugar Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-11013

Description

Blue transfer-printed earthenware sugar bowl. Floral pattern surrounds scenes of Lafayette at the grave of Franklin. Rectangular cover with an octagonal pointed finial. Dual scroll molded handles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sugar bowls
earthenware
transfer printing
Bowl, Serving
Bowl, Sugar
Bowl, Sugar

Label

One of many views of the early United States highlighted in the online exhibit "Patriotic America."

Inscription

A printed handwritten inscription on the bottom reads: 8[?] printed; 505/V.B. Morris, Jr. (on paper labels).

Related Items

Title Pitcher Accession Number 1943.259

Maker

Enoch Wood & Sons (Maker)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

7 x 8 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of John B. Morris, Jr.

Accession Number

1957.169AB