Unknown. <em>Sugar Bowl with Lid,  Part of Three-Piece Set</em>, ca. 1826-1828. Silver, 9 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (14.7 x 21.6 x 13.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Marcelle H. Littell, 1995.151.3a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1995.151.3a-b.jpg)

Sugar Bowl with Lid, Part of Three-Piece Set

Artist:UnknownPelletreau, Bennet & Cooke (Maltsby Pelletreau, John Bennett, D.C.)

Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1826-1828

Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (14.7 x 21.6 x 13.3 cm)


Accession Number: 1995.151.3a-b

Image: 1995.151.3a-b.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Silver sugar bowl (a) with lid (b); part of a three-piece set with teapot and creamer (1995.151.1-.2). (a) Bowl: ovoid body sits on stepped oval pedestal base with die-rolled band of a guilloche of leaves surrounding flowers at bottom of foot. Body is lobed in lower section and has a die-rolled band of scrolls and flowers at shoulder; above this, body steps back to rim of a die-rolled band matching foot band. Two double scrolled handles with scrolled thumb rest. Monogram in script on front: "DJW". (b) Lid has high dome terminating in slightly domed oval finial ornamented with scrolls surrounding blossom on stem. CONDITION: Foot crushed at pedestal on side opposite monogram. Deep dent on central lobe on side opposite monogram. Shallow dent under "W" of monogram and on lobe to left of this; long, flat dent on lower section of lob to right of monogram.

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