Covered Sugar Bowl

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Object Name: 
Covered Sugar Bowl
Accession Number: 
73.4.19 B
Dimensions: 
(A) H: 12 cm, D: 6.8 cm; (Ba&b) H: 14.8 cm, (Ba) H: 9 cm, D(base): 6.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1837
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marion Pike
Web Description: 
This was made as a wedding gift for Thyrza Barnes and George Leighton.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Pike, Marion, Source
Category: 
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass; blown, mold-blown, pattern-molded. (a) Waisted cylindrical shape; galleried rim with closely spaced threading below; two applied rings and molded gadrooning cover lower part of body; three wafers connect bowl to short stem; flat circular foot; rough pontil. (b) Bell-shaped with swirled, pointed red knob attached with two wafers to gadrooned body; one applied ring near folded rim.
Glass A to Z (2002) illustrated, p. 377; BIB# 73416