Sugar bowl, from a four-piece coffee and tea set
On View In:
Gallery 350
Artist:   William Fairbourne and Sons  
Title:   Sugar bowl, from a four-piece coffee and tea set  
Date:   c. 1875  
Medium:   Silverplated metal  
Dimensions:   4 1/4 x 7 x 4 7/8 in. (10.8 x 17.78 x 12.38 cm)  
Credit Line:   Gift of funds from the friends of Christopher Monkhouse in honor of his 60th birthday  
Location:   Gallery 350  

Artist/Creator(s)     
Name:   William Fairbourne and Sons  
Role:   Maker  
Life Dates:   Sheffield, England, dates unknown  
 

Object Description  
  
Inscriptions:   Mark on bottom, stamped: [EP], [W.F], [&], [S], [S]  
Classification:   Metalwork  
Physical Description:   angular design--pair of angular handles; pointed shoulder; wide mouth; decorated with Asian-style designs of cranes, bamboo, fan shapes, the moon and flowers  
Creation Place:   , England, , , Sheffield  
Accession #:   2007.36.3  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts