Sugar Bowl And Lid (USA)
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
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); 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