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Sugar Bowl

Maker:
Robert and William Wilson (active ca. 1825–ca.1846)
Date:
1835–45
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 1/4 x 7 7/8 x 5 1/2 in. (26 x 20 x 14 cm); 28 oz. 11 dwt. (887.5 g) Body: H. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm); 24 oz. 13 dwt. (766.8 g) Cover: 2 1/2 x 3 7/8 in. (6.4 x 9.8 cm); 3 oz. 18 dwt. (120.7 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.570
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body in interlaced script: WMG

Marking: marked on underside of body: R & W. WILSON (in rectangle)
Alphonso T. Clearwater, Kingston, New York, until died 1933
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