Sugar Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850

GUSN

GUSN-20703

Description

Part of a three piece service consisting of melon-shaped teapot, sugar bowl and creamer with applied handles and four footed bases; teapot lid is hinged, sugar has removable lid; knops are partially opened flowers with three leaves attached by pins.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sugar bowls
britannia metal
Bowl, Serving
Bowl, Sugar
Britannia
Bowl, Sugar

Inscription

""JAMES DIXON & SONS SHEFFIELD/No. 66910"" Around diamond shape British Registry mark: ""I/V/C/Rd/29/3 indicating set was January 29, 1850; teapot also stamped ""21"" ""6""; sugar and creamer also stamped ""87"" ""BEST/""BRITTANIA METAL""

Additional Identification Number

46

Maker

James Dixon & Sons (Maker)

Location of Origin

Sheffield

Credit Line

Sarah Moore Field Collection

Accession Number

1998.5901.3AB