Stand, Sauce Boat
Piece from a dinner set. Stand for a sauce boat. 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. Platter: shaped rectangular form. Deep well w/ romanticized Southern mansion scene w/ urn and classical buildings. Large stress crack.
Hall, Ralph (Maker)
- Location of origin
- Tunstall, England, Staffordshire
- Associated Building
- Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
- Object type
- Food Service T&E
- Descriptive terms
- 10.875 x 8.875 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
- Reference Notes
- Snyder, Jeffrey B.. Romantic Staffordshire Ceramics. [No Publisher].