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Sauceboat

1986.168 (RS25185)

Description

Transfer-print sauceboat, in underglaze blue, of molded oblong Neo-Rococo form on raised scroll-molded foot, w/ double scroll handle, w/ China-trade scene and floral border.

Details

Maker
Samuel Alcock & Co. (Maker)
Date
1830-1859
Inscriptions
Impressed and transfer-printed on bottom underside: Impressed: Indistinct ""Alcock"" impressed w/ beehive design. Transfer-printed: Indistinct mark indicating the pattern name (""Commerce?""); w/in scalloped oval.
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
molding (forming)
tin (metal)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Molded
molding (forming)
SAUCEBOAT
sauceboats
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
4.75 x 7.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.168
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50707

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