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Sugar Bowl

Maker:
Nicholas Roosevelt (1715–1769)
Date:
1750–60
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: H. 4 in. (10.2 cm); 9 oz. 6 dwt. (289.7 g) Lip: Diam. 4 in. (10.2 cm) Foot: Diam. 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm) Body: H. 3 3/16 in., 163.6 Grams (8.1 cm, 5.26 Troy Ounces) Cover: 1 1/16 x 4 1/16 in., 126.1 Grams (2.7 x 10.3 cm, 4.054 Troy Ounces)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Mary T. Cockcroft, 1928
Accession Number:
28.88.1a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on finial of cover in shaded roman: W * C
lightly scratched on underside of foot: 13890

Marking: marked on underside of body: N[pellet]R [could be RV conjoined] (in rounded rectangle)
William Cockcroft (1718-1790), New York, NY; descended in the Cockcroft family; Miss Mary T. Cockcroft, New York, NY; gift to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 1928
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