Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sugar bowl with lid
  • Ireland
  • sugar bowl with lid, circa 1780–1810
  • Where object was made: Ireland
  • flint glass
  • Object Height: 10.79 cm
    Object Height: 4 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6122.a,b

Clear, flint glass, footed sugar bowl. The top rims of the bowl are turned back and down and it has a heavy, awkward foot. It has a pressed fluted design, and it is decorated with alternating oval and chevron designs around the center of the bowl. The lid has panels that match the bowl.