Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sugar bowl with lid
  • Boardman and Hart
  • sugar bowl with lid, early 1800s
  • Where object was made: New York, United States
  • pewter, britannia metal
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: with lid 14.9 x 17.7 x 14.8 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: with lid 5 7/8 x 6 15/16 x 5 13/16 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Alice Dains
  • Not on display
  • 1949.0002.24.a,b
Description

Pewter sugar bowl and lid. Ear-shaped handle which curls out at the end. Footed, with a horizontal raised band around the center of the body. The lip of the bowl is raised and flairs out. The lid tapers to a pointed acorn-shaped finial.