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Sugar bowl with lid

Object Number: 
1961.330ab
Date: 
1812-1829
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 6 x 4 in. ( 12.7 x 15.2 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on collector's label on underside of sugar bowl: "294" written: on jelly label on underside of sugar bowl and lid: "L243.29" [collector's number]
Description: 
Molded pearlware sugar bowl with blue transfer print of City Hall, New York; rectangular shape with bulbous sides, short foliate handles at ends, and slightly domed rectangular lid with rectangular finial; top has floral border; sides of sugar bowl have image of City Hall.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group