Sugar bowl with lid

about 1823–29
Dixon & Son (British, about 1804–present)


Object Place: Sheffield, England

Dimensions

12.1 x 22.2 cm (4 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1998.7.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Pewter

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Europe

Classifications

Pewter

Sugar bowl, supported by four paw feet, and with metal handles and with loose cover, notched to conform to handles, fitted with metal ball finial.

Markings

Incised mark on underside of bottom: "DIXON & SON"

Provenance

Found by the dealer in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Credit Line

Gift of Daniel and Jessie Lie Farber