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Sugar Bowl

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
  • Place Manufactured: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
  • DATES ca. 1933
    DIMENSIONS 1 5/8 x 3 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. (4.1 x 8.6 x 8.9 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Etched on underside of bowl: in script across center, "Anderson / Pure / Pewter" and cutting diagonally across these marks "M L A"
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1991.258.7
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Marion Anderson Noyes
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Marion Anderson Noyes (American, 1907-2002). Sugar Bowl, ca. 1933. Pewter, 1 5/8 x 3 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. (4.1 x 8.6 x 8.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Marion Anderson Noyes, 1991.258.7. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 1991.258.7.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Footed pewter sugar bowl; simple round bowl flares out at top and ends with straight edge; bowl supported by and soldered to base in the form of a cylinder that flares out toward bottom edge and is ringed with thin channels. Condition: Good; bowl slightly misshapen.
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