Miniature Sugar bowl with cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-3457

Description

Sugar bowl with cover. Bulbous body with double twisted handles with red leaf terminals and red decoration on spine. Border on cover and edge of body is comprised of a chain of blue, red, and orange flowers. Floral bunch of blue, green, and pink flowers painted on both sides. Part of a partial child's tea service, 1944.27-32.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sugar bowls
enameling
porcelain
Chinese export
Bowl, Serving
Bowl, Sugar
Bowl, Sugar

Additional Identification Number

1944.30A,B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

3 1/2 x 5 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of John B. morris, Jr.

Accession Number

1944.30AB