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Sauce boat

Sauce boat

  • Place of origin:

    Limehouse (made)

  • Date:

    1745-1748 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Limehouse Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue and moulded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr E. S. McEuen

  • Museum number:

    C.703-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case D, shelf 4

Physical description

Sauce boat of soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue. Moulded on the outside with panels in rococo scrollwork borders. On one side is a view of a classical monument and on the other is a building in a landscape. Under the spout is a spray of vine. Inside is a rose with a border of scrollwork.

Place of Origin

Limehouse (made)

Date

1745-1748 (made)

Artist/maker

Limehouse Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue and moulded

Dimensions

Height: 7.9 cm, Length: 15.2 cm

Descriptive line

Sauce boat of soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue, Limehouse Porcelain Factory, Limehouse, 1745-1748.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Vine; Roses; Landscape; Scrollwork; Borders; Building

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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