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Sugar bowl with cover

Sugar bowl with cover
Title
Sugar bowl with cover
Medium 
Whiteware
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 12.1 x 10.8 x 8.9 cm )
Description 
Molded whiteware covered sugar bowl painted with underglaze blue border patterns of open lozenges, three deep on white ground; the sugar bowl cover has molded, leaning and bud shaped finials.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Edna H. Robertson
Object Number 
1942.409cd
Marks 
impressed: on base of sugar bowl: "68" circular "Davenport" with anchor
Gallery Label 
This type of whiteware was also known as ironstone.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group