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Sugar bowl

Object Number: 
1969.18c
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 6 x 4 in. ( 10.2 x 15.2 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: in gold in shield: "JEG"
Description: 
Porcelain sugar bowl with molded foot and two reeded entwined handles with leaf and blossom terminals; iron red and gold lappet band around exterior rim and gilt band around interior rim; iron red and gold corn husk band around foot; and polychromed enamel pseudo arms of New York State with gilt initials in shield appears twice on bowl exterior.
Gallery Label: 
This sugar bowl is a part of a set that belonged to John Greenwood (1760-1819) and Elizabeth (Weaver) Greenwood (1764-1831) of New York.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mary MacKaye Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group