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Sauceboat

1927.506 (RS207072)

Description

Ironstone China sauceboat. Green transfer-print pattern "Napoleon's Battles" depicting a scene from the battle of Marengo with Napoleon seated backward in a chair on the battlefield. Green transfer-print border of flowers, ribbon, urns and goddesses. Manufactured by Charles James Mason and Company, England.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1829-1845
Per maker's mark
Inscriptions
"NAPOLEON'S BATTLES/ NEW STONE CHINA/ C.J.M. & Co / N" [text surrounds crown] (Pattern name / Maker's Mark)
Location of origin
Lane Delph, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Marengo (Alessandria province, Piedmont, Italy) [general region]
Pocasset (Bourne, Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Goddess
ironstone (pottery)
Napoleonic Wars
Sauceboat
sauceboats
transfer printing
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 7 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.506
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Anne Bartlett Tubbs
GUSN
15884
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Title Dinner plate Accession number 1927.503 Relationship "Napoleon's Battles" transfer-print pattern.
Title Plate Accession number 1943.301 Relationship Note similarity of patterns.

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