Detail View: The AMICA Library: Sugar Dish with Cover

AMICA ID: 
AIC_.1978.137a-b
AMICA Library Year: 
1999
Object Type: 
Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Creator Name: 
Woodcock, Bancroft
Creator Nationality: 
North American; American
Creator Dates/Places: 
American; 1732-1817 North and Central America,North America,United Sta
Creator Name-CRT: 
Bancroft Woodcock
Title: 
Sugar Dish with Cover
Title Type: 
preferred
View: 
front view
Creation Date: 
1765/75
Creation Start Date: 
1765
Creation End Date: 
1775
Materials and Techniques: 
silver
Classification Term: 
Sugar Dish
Classification Term: 
Silver
Subject Description: 
Sugar basin with lid; circular base engraved with ruffled design, pear-shaped body, with cast gadroon border, domed cover, and cast finial. Repousse festoons of flowers and leaves suspended from bowknots on basin cover.
Creation Place: 
North and Central America,North America,United States,Delaware,Wilmington
Dimensions: 
7 5/16 x 2 5/8 in. (diam. at base) (18.6 x 6.7 cm)
AMICA Contributor: 
The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: 
Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 
1978.137a-b
Credit Line: 
The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of the Antiquarian Society
Inscriptions: 
Sugar dish marked on bottom: "B: WOODCOCK" (in a conforming rectangle); inscribed "S.W. to E.R."
Rights: 
Related Image Identifier Link: 
AIC_.E15482.TIF