Sugar bowl with cover

Object Number: 
1952.201ab
Date: 
possibly 1835-1860, possibly 1920-1950
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 6 x 4 1/4 in. ( 15.2 x 15.2 x 10.8 cm )
Description: 
Light green blown non-lead glass sugar bowl with cover with "lily-pad" decoration; bulbous body with rounded shoulders curved in below gallaried rim with second gather of glass tooled up into four tall and four short peeks, with two applied handles with curled ends; domed cover with folded-under edge and ball-knop.
Gallery Label: 
The bubbles and frit in the glass, possible chill marks on base, and weak handles suggest this might be a twentieth-century reproduction.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group