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Sugar Bowl

Retailer:
Bailey and Kitchen (active ca. 1833–46)
Maker:
Taylor and Lawrie (active 1837–62)
Date:
ca. 1840
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 1/8 x 6 9/16 in. (23.2 x 16.7 cm); 28 oz. 12 dwt. (890.1 g) Foot: Diam. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm) Body: H. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm); 20 oz. 9 dwt. (636.4 g) Cover: 3 3/16 x 5 7/8 in. (8.1 x 14.9 cm); 8 oz. 3 dwt. (253.7 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.129a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body in interlaced script: MME

Marking: marked on underside of body: BAILEY & KITCHEN (in rounded rectangle); [eagle in octagon]; [thistle(?) in rectangle]; [harp in rectangle]
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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