Pairpoint Manufacturing Company (1880-1929). <em>Sugar Bowl and Lid</em>, 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)

Sugar Bowl and Lid

Artist:Pairpoint Manufacturing Company

Medium: Silver-plate

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1885

Dimensions: 2 3/4 x 5 x 4 in. (7 x 12.7 x 10.2 cm)


Accession Number: 1990.160.3a-b

Image: 1990.160.1-.5_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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.

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