Child's sugar bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840

GUSN

GUSN-15988

Description

Miniature sugar bowl (a) with bulbous hexagonal body with double handles and octagonal lid (b) with button knop. Blue transfer-printed scene of a log cabin on either side of bowl. Border pattern of stars on star ground. Star is molded and printed on top of knop.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sugar bowls
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
ironstone (pottery)
Bowl, Serving
Bowl, Sugar
Star
Log Cabin
Bowl, Sugar

Inscription

"W[?]" (impressed)

Associated Person

Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841

Additional Identification Number

1934.1062DE

Maker

Ridgway, John, 1830-1855 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Hanley, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

4 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Caroline M. Smith

Accession Number

1934.1062.3AB

Date

1840 (Circa)

Places

Hanley (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)