Sugar bowl with lid

Object Number: 
1969.18b
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 6 x 3 7/8 in. ( 14.6 x 15.2 x 9.8 cm )
Marks: 
painted: in gold on shield: "JEG"
Description: 
Footed porcelain bowl with interlaced handles terminating in blue and gilded molded flowers; cover has a gilded berry knop; orange and gold lappet decoration at rim and pseudo arms of New York State with gilded initials either side of shield.
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