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Sugar Bowl

Maker:
Philip Syng Jr. (1703–1789)
Date:
1765–1770
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 13/16 in. (17.3 cm); 13 oz. 15 dwt. (427 g) Lip: Diam. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm) Foot: Diam. 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm) Body: 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm); 9 oz. 7 dwt. (290.6 g) Cover: 2 3/4 x 4 1/8 in. (7 x 10.5 cm); 4 oz. 8 dwt. (136.4 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Henry M. Post, 1944
Accession Number:
44.25.1a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: lightly scratched on underside of foot: 14 - 3 1/2

Marking: marked twice on underside of body: PS (in rounded rectangle); [two leaf-shaped marks (?possibly oak)]
Mrs. Henry M. (Mary Haskell) Post (1892–1955), New York, NY; gift to the Metropolitan Museum, 1944
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