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1953

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Sugar Bowl And Lid (USA), 1825–50

This is a Sugar Bowl and Lid. It was made by R. & W. Wilson, Philadelphia. It is dated 1825–50 and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Louise B. Scott. It is credited Gift of Louise B. Scott.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 24.5 x 21.2 x 13.3cm (9 5/8 x 8 3/8 x 5 1/4in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped on underside: "R.& W. WILSON / PHILADA."

It is inscribed

Engraved on one side: "Gussie from Father and Mother." Monogram on opposite side: "A J(?)S(?)."

Cite this object as

Sugar Bowl And Lid (USA), 1825–50; Made by R. & W. Wilson, Philadelphia ; silver; H x W x D: 24.5 x 21.2 x 13.3cm (9 5/8 x 8 3/8 x 5 1/4in.); Gift of Louise B. Scott; 1953-13-4-a,b

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