Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sugar bowl with lid
  • United States
  • sugar bowl with lid, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pewter
  • Object Height/Diameter: with lid 17.4 x 12.9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 6 7/8 x 5 1/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1235.a,b
Description

Pewter sugar bowl and lid. Has no handles. Body is widest in the center and tapers to attach to a pedestal/foot. The neck of the sugar bowl extends up and the lip flairs out horizontally, as does the base of the lid. It has a domed lid with pewter finial.