Sugar Bowl, Philip Syng Jr. (1703–1789), Silver, American

Sugar Bowl

Maker:
Philip Syng Jr. (1703–1789)
Date:
ca. 1760
Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 7/8 x 4 5/16 in. (7.3 x 11 cm); 6 oz. 3 dwt. (191.5 g)
Foot: Diam. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Henry M. Post, 1944
Accession Number:
44.25.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: lightly scratched on underside: 492; 10 = 14 = 6

Marking: marked twice on underside in script: PS (in shaped surround)
marked on underside below centerpoint: [oak leaf]
Mrs. Henry M. Post, New York, until 1944