Sugar bowl with cover

Sugar bowl with cover
Title
Sugar bowl with cover
Date 
1850-1870
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 14 x 11.4 x 11.4 cm )
Description 
Colorless pressed lead glass sugar bowl and cover; octagonal bowl with ogee-curved sides and flared rim on circular pedestal base; scrolled decoration on each panel and lattice-work on underside of base; octagonal domed cover with ogee-curved sides with finial; decorated in "California pattern;" panels decorated with lattice-work, floral motifs, feather motifs, and cornucopia (on inside of cover).
Object Number 
INV.3839ab
Gallery Label 
This pattern is known as the "California pattern," probably in reference in the 1849 California Gold Rush.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group