Sugar bowl with lid

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1814-1836

GUSN

GUSN-16009

Description

Pearlware sugar bowl with lid. Rectangular base with black handpainted bands and accents around base, neck, and on handles, rim, spout. Lid has bird knop. Red transfer-printed scene of young woman feeding cat perched on bamboo table with village in the distance.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sugar bowls
earthenware
glazing (coating)
pearlware
transfer printing
molding (forming)
hand-painted
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Bowl, Serving
Bowl, Sugar
Woman
Cat
Village
Bird
Bowl, Sugar

Inscription

"D / ROGERS" (impressed)
"672 / J.B.M. Jr." and "672 / J.B. Morris Jr." (Two labels affixed to interior of lid)

Additional Identification Number

1949.115B

Maker

John Rogers & Son (Maker)

Location of Origin

Longport, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

6 x 7 1/2 x 4 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. John B. Morris, Jr.

Accession Number

1949.115.2AB

Places

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