Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sugar bowl with lid
  • England, United Kingdom
  • sugar bowl with lid, date unknown
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, porcelain
  • Object Height/Width: 12.4 x 15.6 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 7/8 x 6 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2171.a,b
Description

Black transfer printed porcelain sugar bowl and lid. There is gilt decoration on the handles and the finial and bands of gilt around the base, at the top of the bowl and on the lid. On one side is a scene with a two women and a baby in a cradle. On the other side is a woman and child with a parrot on a perch. The finial on the lid is wreath-shaped.