Sauce boat

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1812-1830

GUSN

GUSN-181404

Description

Cream porcelain with brown enamel trim sauceboat and lid. Oval with curved handles that meet at a curved foot plate. Leaf pattern in brown enamel on handle seam and lid top, brown bands on lid tiers and boat mouth, foot and plate edge. Lid has two tiers and lid loop for a finger. Deep cup for sauce and semi-circular lid cut-out, for a serving spoon or ladle, and a corresponding cut-out on lid top. Underside has kylix-like hollow fingerhole for handling. Imprinted "WEDGWOOD/ [V]" on underside.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sauceboats
porcelain
ceramic glaze
hand-painted
Dish, ServingSauceboatSauceboat

Inscription

"WEDGWOOD/ [V]" (Clay impressed)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

5 7/8 x 9 x 2 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Gretchen Stone Cook (Mrs. Cheney E. Cook)

Accession Number

2005.13.5AB