Sugar bowl with lid

Object Number: 
1981.17a.1-2
Date: 
1789-1796
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 5/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 24.4 x 11.4 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: center front: "H P" in bright cut script stamped: on the side of the base: "I . HALSEY" in a rectangle
Description: 
Wrought silver sugar bowl with lid; circular urn-shaped body joined to a circular pedestal on an applied square base; raised circular lid, flat at the edge and curved to a tall narrow neck that flares to low domed top; cast urn finial; engraved "H P" on the center front in bright-cut script; maker's mark stamped on the side of the base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Pintard Fellows
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group