Bowls-Sugar


BOWLS-SUGAR (HANDLELESS)

Description: These three Handleless Sugars are very rare.  We have included the far right one although we are not 100% sure it is a period piece.  What they have in common: inset rims for the tops (see 3rd pic), 3 sampans pictured on each top, glazed bottoms, footed bottoms. They have different knobs, a pointed blue ball knob, a blue ball & a white ball.  2 of the 3 have flat rim lips, one has a turned up lip.  The 2 flat lips are painted blue, the third is not.

BOWLS-SUGAR-DRUM SHAPED (Angular Handles, Hole Knob, Late)

Description: Canton Sugar Bowls and their accompanying teapots and creamers make up a confusing world in defining the many, many variations to be found. Designations that have come into common useage will be physical descriptions of the bowls such as "Drum Shape", "Pear Shape", "Ball Shape", "Barrel Shape" and "Conical Shape". In buying any sugar bowl make sure the top fits well.

BOWLS-SUGAR-EARLY (Twisted Handles, Berry Knob)

Description: Canton Sugar Bowls and their accompanying teapots and creamers make up a confusing world in defining the many, many variations to be found. Designations that have come into common useage will be physical descriptions of the bowls such as "Drum Shape", "Pear Shape", "Ball Shape", "Barrel Shape" and "Conical Shape". In buying any sugar bowl make sure the top fits well.

BOWLS-SUGAR-FLAGS (Ball Shape, Loop Handles, Late)

Description: Canton Sugar Bowls and their accompanying teapots and creamers make up a confusing world in defining the many, many variations to be found. Designations that have come into common useage will be physical descriptions of the bowls such as "Drum Shape", "Pear Shape", "Ball Shape", "Barrel Shape" and "Conical Shape". In buying any sugar bowl make sure the top fits well.

BOWLS-SUGAR-FLAGS (Pear Shape, Loop Handles, Late)

Description: Canton Sugar Bowls and their accompanying teapots and creamers make up a confusing world in defining the many, many variations to be found. Designations that have come into common useage will be physical descriptions of the bowls such as "Drum Shape", "Pear Shape", "Ball Shape", "Barrel Shape" and "Conical Shape". In buying any sugar bowl make sure the top fits well.

This Pear Shaped sugar bowl is one of a series of very late sugar bowls which we call the "Flag Series" as they have a group of flags on one side that does not appear on the early Canton sugar bowls (see picture of the flags and the top). They are also distinguished by a pyramid/triangle border on the tops and a rain cloud border on the bowls.

BOWLS-SUGAR-FLAGS (Squat Shape, Fancy Loop Handles, Late)

Description: Canton Sugar Bowls and their accompanying teapots and creamers make up a confusing world in defining the many, many variations to be found. Designations that have come into common useage will be physical descriptions of the bowls such as "Drum Shape", "Pear Shape", "Ball Shape", "Barrel Shape" and "Conical Shape". In buying any sugar bowl make sure the top fits well.

BOWLS-SUGAR-PEAR SHAPE (Bamboo Loop Handles, Pointed Blue Knob, Late)

Description: Canton Sugar Bowls and their accompanying teapots and creamers make up a confusing world in defining the many, many variations to be found. Designations that have come into common useage will be physical descriptions of the bowls such as "Drum Shape", "Pear Shape", "Ball Shape", "Barrel Shape" and "Conical Shape". In buying any sugar bowl make sure the top fits well.

BOWLS-SUGAR-PEAR SHAPE (Leaves on Loop Handles, Round Blue Knob, Late)

Description: Canton Sugar Bowls and their accompanying teapots and creamers make up a confusing world in defining the many, many variations to be found. Designations that have come into common useage will be physical descriptions of the bowls such as "Drum Shape", "Pear Shape", "Ball Shape", "Barrel Shape" and "Conical Shape". In buying any sugar bowl make sure the top fits well.

BOWLS-SUGAR-PEDESTAL BASE (2 Piece Handles, Top?, Late)

Description: Canton Sugar Bowls and their accompanying teapots and creamers make up a confusing world in defining the many, many variations to be found. Designations that have come into common useage will be physical descriptions of the bowls such as "Drum Shape", "Pear Shape", "Ball Shape", "Barrel Shape" and "Conical Shape". In buying any sugar bowl make sure the top fits well.

BOWLS-SUGAR-PEDESTAL BASE (Tight Blue Loop Handles, Top?, Late)

Description: Canton Sugar Bowls and their accompanying teapots and creamers make up a confusing world in defining the many, many variations to be found. Designations that have come into common useage will be physical descriptions of the bowls such as "Drum Shape", "Pear Shape", "Ball Shape", "Barrel Shape" and "Conical Shape". In buying any sugar bowl make sure the top fits well.