Covered Sugar Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Sugar Bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
OH: 14 cm, H: 8.3 cm; D (rim): 12.1 cm, (base): 6.8 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Florence Bushee
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown in full-size mold for pattern and tooled into final shape. Globular shape with galleried rim; pattern of vertical ribbing on rim; diamond diapering alternating with sunbursts below, over two bands of vertical ribbing; applied circular foot with rough pontil mark. Lid has applied flat knob with pontil mark on top and wafer below knob; vertical ribbing on top over diamond diapering; folded rim.
Pattern Name: 
GIII-6; (lid) GII-16 or 17
Bushee, Florence, Source