Sugar Bowl with Cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-6805

Description

Bulbous body with twisted handles with leafy terminals; hat-shaped cover with berry finial with traces of gold paint; cipher "MHWCF" as above; cover a bit large.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Additional Identification Number

1938.511A,B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

5 1/2 (H), 4 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Frye

Accession Number

1938.511AB