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Sugar bowl with lid

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Sugar bowl, supported by four paw feet, and with metal handles and with loose cover, notched to conform to handles, fitted with metal ball finial.

Marks

Incised mark on underside of bottom: "DIXON & SON"

Provenance

Found by the dealer in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Credit Line

Gift of Daniel and Jessie Lie Farber

about 1823–29

Object Place

Sheffield, England

Dimensions

12.1 x 22.2 cm (4 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1998.7.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Pewter

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Pewter