Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sugar bowl
  • Enoch Wood and Sons
  • sugar bowl, 1819–1846
  • Where object was made: Burslem, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Width: 16.4 x 12.4 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/16 x 4 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3648.a,b
Description

Staffordshire dark blue transfer printed sugar bowl with lid. On the side of the sugar bowl is a scene with a man seated on the ground in front of a tomb that has an urn on top (Lafayette at Franklin's Tomb). There are flowers around the scene. There is a band of flowers at the top of the sugar bowl and on the lid. There is one, short handle which curves downward.