Overall: 9 1/4 x 9 3/8 x 6 1/4 in. ( 23.5 x 23.8 x 15.9 cm )
engraved: front of body: "M A K" in script
stamped: on base: "B. GARDINER" in a barbed curved banner over "NEW. YORK" in a barbed curved banner
Wrought silver sugar bowl with lid; plain, inverted pear-shaped body on a high molded circular foot, applied to the body on a circular pedestal; applied, stepped and concave shoulder with a plain, applied vertical rim; circular domed lid with an acorn finial; two plain, scrolled handles, cast in two halves and seamed; engraved, "M A K" in script on the front of the body; maker's marks on the base.
Gift of Mrs. Hugh Willard
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