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Bullrushes sugar bowl.
Additional Title(s):

Bulrushes sugar bowl

Bulrush sugar bowl
Hanley, England, 1848.
Physical Description:
1 sugar bowl : relief-molded tan stoneware, glazed ; height 13 cm (including lid), diameter 11 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Parks Jug 66
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Stephen Parks, Yale BA 1961
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Without maker's mark.
With diamond registration mark impressed on the bottom. Some of the marks are faint; the date of manufacture appears to be March 7, 1848.
Hughes, K. Collector's guide to nineteenth-century jugs, see v. 1, no. 76
Henrywood, R.K. Relief-moulded jugs, 1820-1900, see pages 70-72
Covered with a naturalistic depiction of bulrush (or cattail, Typha). The molded ornament is the same as that in Ridgway & Abington's "Bullrushes" jug, 1848 (as described in Hughes), but here in the form of a sugar bowl.
Subject Terms:
Parks, Stephen -- Provenance.
Sugar bowls.
Stoneware (pottery)
Ceramic (material)
Molding (forming)
Glazed ceramic ware (visual works)
William Ridgway & Co.

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