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Object ID # 1970.059.001ab
Object Name Bowl, Sugar
Title Silver-plated Sugar Bowl & Spoon Holder
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Date 1920s?
Artist Meriden
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Connecticut, New York, United States of America
Description Silver-plated sugar bowl (A) with lid (B) and cleats for holding spoons, possibly from the 1920s? This pedestal-style spoon holder has a maker's mark of "MERIDEN / SILVER PLATED / W MERIDEN CONN. QUADRUPLE PLATE" impress-stamped. The bowl originally had twelve spoon brackets, two handles and a lid.
Makers mark "MERIDEN / SILVER PLATED / W MERIDEN CONN. QUADRUPLE PLATE" impress-stamped.
Provenance Original provenance unknown. The previous owner, Alice Benedict of RR 1, Owen Sound, Grey County, suggested that it dates from the 1920s.
Collection Food Service Tools & Equipment
Material Metal/Silver
Found Unknown