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Sugar Bowl

Maker:
John McMullin (1765–1843)
Date:
ca. 1825
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 5/8 x 7 1/4 x 4 1/16 in. (19.4 x 18.4 x 10.3 cm); 15 oz. 10 dwt. (482.1 g) Cover: 2 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 4 in. (6 x 14 x 10.2 cm); 4 oz. (124.6 g) Body: 11 oz. 10 dwt. (357.5 g) Foot: 4 7/16 x 3 5/16 in. (11.3 x 8.4 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.131a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: lightly scratched on underside: oz 16 = 4 dwt; S (in script)

Marking: marked on edge of foot in italics: I[pellet]Mc[slightly superscript over .]Mullin (in rectangle)
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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