Sugar Bowl and Cover

Object Name: 
Sugar Bowl and Cover

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Object Name: 
Sugar Bowl and Cover
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(a&b) H: 21.5 cm; (a) H: 12.3 cm, D (rim): 12.7 cm; (b) D (rim): 11.6 cm
On Display
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, tooled. (a) Cylindrical shape with galleried rim, triple band applied about an inch below rim; larger triple band about an inch below first one; applied circular foot; polished pontil mark. (b) Bell-shaped lid with cut star on applied flat finial; applied and tooled triple band below knop and a second triple band half an inch below that; spreading rim has been ground and polished at edge, possibly to fit bowl.
Albany Institute of History and Art, Source
Vail, Laura M. F. Tillson, Former Collection
Philadelphia, three centuries of American art: selections from the bicentennial exhibition
Philadelphia Museum of Art 1976-04-11 through 1976-10-10
The Coopererative Venture of the Union Glass Works, Kennsington, Pennsylvania, 1826-1842 (1997) illustrated, p. 110, fig. 11;
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 120; BIB# 22048
Recent Important Acquisitions, 14 (1972) illustrated, pp. 160-161, #52; BIB# AI97756