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Sugar bowl (missing lid)

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Colorless sugar bowl with plain foot, band of vertical ribbing above feet, followed by band of counterclockwise diagonal ribbing, above which is a band of diamond diapering, followed by a band of clockwise diagonal ribbing with plain flaring rim. See GII-21, pg 251 in McKearin, American Glass

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, 1815–40

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.763

Medium or Technique

Glass, blown three mold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass