Sugar Bowl with Lid
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
4 7/8 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (12.4 x 11.4 x 11.4 cm) (show scale)
Bequest of Mrs. William Sterling Peters
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Unknown. Sugar Bowl with Lid, 1770-1810. Pewter, 4 7/8 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (12.4 x 11.4 x 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Mrs. William Sterling Peters, 50.141.86a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 50.141.86_bw.jpg)
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Footed pewter sugar bowl (a) with lid (b), Philadelphia type. Round bowl is stepped and has two incised lines on outside of top edge; supported on round, stepped foot rim. Fitted lid is stepped dome with knob finial.
CONDITION: Good; light scratches and spots of discoloration on exterior; deep scratches on interior, especially in center; corrosion around underside of lid; small dings in foot.
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