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Sugar bowl with lid

Object Number: 
1976.30ab
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 4 3/8 in. ( 22.9 x 11.1 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: front center: in reserve, "G. M. S./ to/ G. J. S./ to J. E. S./ 1868" in script; below reserve engraved, "J. G. S./ 1928" in script stamped: on base: once in each corner, "Gilbert" in script, in a rectangle
Description: 
Wrought silver sugar bowl with lid; urn-shaped body on a round, stepped pedestal with a beaded ring; pedestal applied to a square base with a beaded band around the edge; beaded rim; circular domed lid surmounted by a cast urn finial; wheel turned and engraved twisted band around the flat edge of the lid and below the rim on the body; bright-cut, oval reserve suspended from a floral garland; reserve engraved, "G. M. S./ to/ G. J. S./ to J. E. S./ 1868" in script; below reserve engraved, "J. G. S./ 1928" in script; maker's marks on the base.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group