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Sauce boat

Sauce boat

  • Place of origin:

    Lowestoft (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, moulded and painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.370-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 5

Physical description

Sauce boat of soft-paste porcelain, moulded with reserved panels and painted in underglaze blue with Chinese figures and flowers.

Place of Origin

Lowestoft (made)

Date

ca. 1775 (made)

Artist/maker

Lowestoft porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, moulded and painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

'17' inside the foot

Dimensions

Height: 4.8 cm, Length: 11.4 cm

Descriptive line

Sauce boat, soft-paste porcelain, moulded and painted in underglaze blue, made by Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, ca. 1775

Production Note

Date given by John Howell 1981

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Glazed; Painted; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Figures (representations)

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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