Sugar Bowl and Lid
2 3/4 x 5 x 4 in. (7 x 12.7 x 10.2 cm) (show scale)
on bottom: P in diamond surrounded by QUADRUPLE PLATE in a circle surrounded by PAIR MFG CO/. NEW BEDFORD MASS.; 20 28 below.
This item is not on view
H. Randolph Lever Fund
You may download and use Brooklyn Museum images of this three-dimensional work in accordance with a Creative Commons license
. Fair use, as understood under the United States Copyright Act, may also apply.
Please include caption information from this page and credit the Brooklyn Museum. If you need a high resolution file, please fill out our online application form
For further information about copyright, we recommend resources at the United States Library of Congress
, Cornell University
, Copyright and Cultural Institutions: Guidelines for U.S. Libraries, Archives, and Museums
, and Copyright Watch
For more information about the Museum's rights project, including how rights types are assigned, please see our blog posts on copyright
If you have any information regarding this work and rights to it, please contact email@example.com
Pairpoint Manufacturing Company (1880-1929). Sugar Bowl and Lid, ca. 1885. Silver-plate, 2 3/4 x 5 x 4 in. (7 x 12.7 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 1990.160.3a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 1990.160.1-.5_bw.jpg)
"CUR" at the beginning of an image file name means that the image was created by a curatorial staff member. These study images may be digital point-and-shoot photographs, when we don\'t yet have high-quality studio photography, or they may be scans of older negatives, slides, or photographic prints, providing historical documentation of the object.
Sugar bowl (a) and lid (b), silver-plated white metal. Circular foot rim above, which is slightly, bellied body crumpled with alternating vertical and circular dents; shallow neck and ruffled rim. Two handles each bifurcated at upper juncture and with cast decoration of leaves; twining vine near lower junctures. Flat lid (b) with applied loop handle bifurcated at one juncture and with cast leaf decoration. Body and lid in matte finish. Part of a set 1990.160.1 -.5.
CONDITION - Normal wear. Some dents and scratches to surface of lid.
Not every record you will find here is complete. More information is available for some works than for others, and some entries have been updated more recently. Records are frequently reviewed and revised, and we welcome
any additional information you might have.