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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Sauce Boat

ca. 1760-65 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

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.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Soft-paste porcelain, moulded in relief and painted in underglaze blue
Brief Description
Sauce boat, soft-paste porcelain, moulded in relief and painted in underglaze blue, made by Bow Porcelain Factory, England, ca. 1760-65
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.
Dimensions
  • Length: 14.6cm
  • Height: 7cm
Credit line
Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
C.565-1924

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record createdMay 11, 2009
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