Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sugar bowl
  • Anne Bateman, artist
    1748–circa 1815
    active: England, United Kingdom
    Peter Bateman, artist
    active: England, United Kingdom
    William Bateman, artist
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • sugar bowl, 1800–1805
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • silver
  • Object Height/Width/Diameter: 11 x 17 x 10 cm
    Object Height/Width/Diameter: 4 5/16 x 6 11/16 x 3 7/8 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0312.05

Double handled sugar bowl, handles raised above body and bend at rigth angles. Body is oval with repoused flutes and band. Heavily engraved. The handles, base and lip edge are of patterned rectangular wire. Construction seam present under one handle, file marks still present. Part of a tea service that includes: teapot, teapot on stand, creamer and sugar.