Sugar bowl: State House Hartford
Overall: 3 3/8 x 6 5/8 x 4 in. ( 8.6 x 16.8 x 10.2 cm )
printed: on base: "STATE HOUSE, HARTFORD' printed: on inside of sugar bowl on label: "Purchased of Miss Janet Waring of Yonkers, New York, June 1939."
Molded oblong pearlware sugar bowl with two U-shaped handles, leafy brackets in low relief and printed medium light blue with the same view of neo-classical building in oval medallions, floral border on either side. (State House, Hartford)
This sugar bowl was purchased from Miss Janet Waring of Yonkers, New York -June 1939. According to the donor, sugar bowls of the Hartford State House are very rare.
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.