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sugar bowl with lid
  • John Davenport
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • sugar bowl with lid, 1850s
  • Where object was made: Longport, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware, pink and copper lusterware
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 12 x 16.6 x 12.3 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 4 13/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2160.a,b

Staffordshire light blue transfer printed sugar bowl with lid and two handles. There are bands of copper and pink luster around the top of the bowl, on the lid and on the handles. On the side of the bowl is a "Pastoral scene with shepherd and castle". There is a band of flowers at the top of the bowl and around the bottom of the lid. There is a floral-shaped finial on the lid.