Sugar bowl and cover

1830–50
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall (bowl): 8.9 x 13.3 x 13.3 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.) Overall (lid): 5.7 x 11.4 x 11.4 cm (2 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1979.669a-b

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Opalescent. Acanthus leaf and sheild. Octagonal bowl with shield-like medallion of lyre-shaped ornament enclosing acanthus leaf in sides; stipples background; plain foot. Octagonal cover with acanthus leaves at angles; open flower knob. Barlow & Kaiser 1040.

Credit Line

Gift of Kenneth and Mary Jane Wakefield in memory of Ruth Graves Wakefield