Sugar Bowl and Lid, from Three Piece Coffee Service, Heirloom Line
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
4 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. (10.8 x 15.9 x 7.9 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on underside of sugar bowl (a): "HEIRLOOM / EP [within triangle]"
Gift of Jewel Stern
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 contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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
Niagra Falls Silver Co., a Division of Oneida Silversmiths (1877 to present). Sugar Bowl and Lid, from Three Piece Coffee Service, Heirloom Line, ca. 1955. Silverplate, wood, 4 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. (10.8 x 15.9 x 7.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Jewel Stern, 2003.11.4a-b. Creative Commons-BY
overall, 2003.11.4a-b.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
"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.
"Heirloom" silverplate sugar bowl (a) and lid (b), wooden accents. Sugar bowl (a) has flat ovoid base, slightly bulging body, and swooping top edge at ovoid opening; two opposing handles, each is a wooden cylinder that tapers in at center, joined to body with curving metal struts that cap the top and bottom ends of handle. Conforming, slightly concave lid with wooden cylindrical finial that flares out at top.
CONDITION: Good, some light scratches around sugar bowl and loss of finish around top of finial.
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.