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Sauce boat

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760-65 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, moulded in relief and painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.565-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 3

Physical description

Sauce boat of soft-paste porcelain, moulded in relief with flowers and panels, the base fluted; wavy edge. Painted in underglaze blue with flowers and scrolls; diaper border within.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1760-65 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, moulded in relief and painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Length: 14.6 cm, Height: 7 cm

Descriptive line

Sauce boat, soft-paste porcelain, moulded in relief and painted in underglaze blue, made by Bow Porcelain Factory, England, ca. 1760-65

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Scrolls (motifs); Diaper-work; Panels; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Eating; Food vessels & Tableware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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