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Sauce boat

Sauce boat

  • Place of origin:

    Dublin (city) (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    West, Mathew (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. and Mrs. W.W. Simpson through Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    M.185-1913

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Sauce boat,, silver, chased and repoussé. The body rests on three loop feet and is decorated with a pheasant and swans set within a landscape; scroll handle.

Place of Origin

Dublin (city) (made)

Date

ca. 1775 (made)

Artist/maker

West, Mathew (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Silver

Marks and inscriptions

Mark for Dublin

Mark of Mathhew West

Dimensions

Height: 9.8 cm, Width: 15.2 cm, Depth: 7.5 cm

Object history note

Gift - Mr & Mrs W W Simpson
per the NACF, Queen Anne's Chambers
Acquisition RF: 13 / 6110

Descriptive line

Silver, Dublin, ca. 1775, mark of Matthew West

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Raising; Repoussé; Chasing

Subjects depicted

Swans; Pheasants; Landscape

Categories

Food vessels & Tableware; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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