Covered sugar bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered sugar bowl
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
82.4.2
Dimensions: 
(a&b) H: 12.5 cm, L: 12.4 cm, W: 9.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1835
Credit Line: 
Purchased with funds from Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Snyder
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Rectangular shape with scalloped top rim and horizontal log-like ribbing on all 4 sides; rope design just below rim and encircling an oval medallion on each long side; rope handles on each end; X pattern on base. (b) Rectangular with matching horizontally ribbed pattern.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ewing, Caleb, Former Collection
Snyder, Harry A., Source
Snyder, Gladys M., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Recent Important Acquisitions, 25 (1983) illustrated, p. 265, #26; BIB# AI98084
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1982 (1983) illustrated, pp. 7, 16; BIB# AI97140