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Sauce boat

1985.176.1 (RS118554)

Description

Piece from a dinner set. White clay body w/ pearl blue glaze. Underglaze of brown transfer printed decoration in pattern called "Carolina/ R. Hall" (printed on body in brown). Features border of rococo-type cartouches w/ berry motif and striped diapers. Creamer: Rococo molded form w/ elaborate shaped mouth, C-scroll handle, hexagonal bulbous body and foot. Scenic motif of mansion and rowboat.

Details

Maker
Hall, Ralph (Maker)
Date
ca. 1840
Inscriptions
See description.
Location of origin
Tunstall, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Carolina
Earthenware
Mansion
mansions
Pitcher
pitchers (vessels)
Possibly earthenware
pulling boats
Rowboat
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
4 x 6.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.176.1
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24905
Reference Notes
Snyder, Jeffrey B.. Romantic Staffordshire Ceramics. [No Publisher].

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