Sugar bowl and cover

about 1860–79
New England Glass Co., East Cambridge, Massachusetts (1818–1888)


Object Place: So. Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

23.49 cm (9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1974.221a-b

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Colorless bowl with circular foot. A short stem with six facets, a wide bowl, a domed cover with a faceted finial. The pattern consists of bull’s eyes and tapering diamond point panels. it was called “Union” when it was first produced in the 1860’s.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ashton Sanborn in memory of Ashton Sanborn