A Large Victorian Cut Glass Sugar or Sweetmeat Bowl

A Large Victorian Cut Glass Sugar or Sweetmeat Bowl

SKU: RJ00348
£20.00Price

The Victorians were very fond of sugar and thereore the sugar bowls were very large in comparison to a modern day sugar bowl, these large bowls were also used for bon bons and crystalised fruit, another favourite of the sweet-toothed Victorians.

 

This is a large-footed bowl used for sugar or sweet fancies, with cut decoration and a gadget marked foot dating it to the end of the 19th century. This would have been used in a reasonably wealthy household or even below stairs for the staff.

 

In good condition

 

Dimensions: 12cm high with a base of 11cm