Covered Sugar Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Sugar Bowl
Accession Number: 
68.4.475
Dimensions: 
(a) H(with cover): 14 cm, (without): 9.1 cm, D(rim): 12 cm; (b) H: 5.1 cm, D(cover): 10.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1850
Primary Description: 
Greenish-blue glass; pressed. (a) Hexagonal shape; sides with Gothic arches; round scalloped foot; (b) Hexagonal domed shape; sides with six panels of Gothic arches; flat knob.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rose, James (1899-1975), Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
MacGowan, G. S., Former Collection
Technique: 
American Fancy: Exuberance in the Arts, 1790-1840 (2004) illustrated, p. 192, fig. 339; BIB# 81579
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 248, #977, pl. 13; BIB# 30457