Sugar bowl and cover

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


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall (bowl): 10.2 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm (4 x 5 x 5 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

1979.705a-b

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Purply blue, acanthus leaf and shield pattern altenate on stippled background. Plain circular foot and rim. Domed cover ornamented with acanthus leaves on plain background with “open flower” knob. Barlow & Kaiser 1040.

Credit Line

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