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Sauceboat

Description

Molded white clay body with colorless glaze. Ovoid or lozenge-shaped base with deep well. Boat-shaped gray dish surmounts base, with shaped mouth with a spout at each end. Applied squared handles at sides. Decorated with over glaze gilt fretwork in diamonds and line banding enclosing a magenta border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
Gilded
gilding
porcelain
Porcelain
Sauceboat
sauceboats
Dimensions
4 x 9.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.759
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
63996

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