Sugar bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1853-1861

GUSN

GUSN-18878

Description

Ironstone sugar bowl w/ mismatched cover; octagonal shaped body and base; 2 handles w/ relief berries and leaves decoration. Cover: C-shaped handle; tiny pink banding around edge; raised foliate decoration w/ touches of pink.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sugar bowls
ironstone (pottery)
molding (forming)
porcelain
berry
Ironstone
Porcelain
Molded
Berry
BOWL, SUGAR

Inscription

Stamped on bottom: ""IMPERIAL/ IRONSTONE CHINA/ JOHN ALCOCK"" [w/ Royal Arms symbol] Engraved on bottom: ""19""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Alcock, John (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

7.625 x 7.25 (HxW), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1068AB