Sauce boat

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1840

GUSN

GUSN-24905

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

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
earthenware
transfer printing
mansions
pulling boats
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Carolina
Mansion
Rowboat
Pitcher

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Hall, Ralph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4 x 6.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.176.1

Reference Notes

Snyder, Jeffrey B.. Romantic Staffordshire Ceramics. [No Publisher].