Lot 23: FREE-BLOWN MARBRIE-LOOP DECORATED FOOTED SUGAR BOWL AND COVER
May 15, 2013
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: FREE-BLOWN MARBRIE-LOOP DECORATED FOOTED SUGAR BOWL AND COVER, colorless with four groups of opal loopings, globular bowl with deep galleried rim, raised on a solid stem and thick circular foot with rough pontil mark, double ogee cover with drawn finial topped with a rough pontil mark. Pittsburgh area.
Condition Report: Undamaged.
Notes: Innes illustrated this sugar bowl as a full-page plate in his classic volume and described it as "A rare and excellent piece."
Provenance: Collection of the late Veronica "Ronnie" Riefler Strathmann, Pittsburgh, PA.Ex-collection of Robert H. Carew.
Dimensions: 7 1/4" HOA, 5 3/8" H base, 4" D rim, 3 1/2" D foot.
Published: Innes - Pittsburgh Glass, p. 102, pl. 48.