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Sugar bowl and cover

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Amethyst colored glass with a gothic arch pattern. Bowl sits on circular foot and short pedestal. Body has flaring sides composed of eight panels of Gothic arches decorated with stippling, molding, diapering, or reeding. Similarly decorated octagonal lid is domed and topped by a hexagonal finial.

Credit Line

Gift of Kenneth and Mary Jane Wakefield in memory of Ruth Graves Wakefield

about 1830–50

Object Place

Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

13.97 x 13.97 x 13.97 cm (5 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1979.716a-b

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass