Sugar Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1785-1810

GUSN

GUSN-4909

Description

White clay body with white glaze in Federal style forms; gilt edging, foliate terminals and handles; gilt and enamel floral sprig decoration; .2) Bulbous body with circular foot and wide flaring mouth; two strap handles; larged domed overhanging cover with berry finial.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sugar bowls
porcelain
enameling
gilding
Federal
floral patterns
Porcelain
Federal
Gilded
Sprig
Enameled
BOWL, SUGAR

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

5.375 (H), 2.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.409.2AB