Sauce Boat (England), ca. 1750
This is a Sauce boat. It was manufactured by Bow factory. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1979. Its medium is glazed and gilt porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
It is credited
Museum purchase from Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 16 × 20 × 10 cm (6 5/16 × 7 7/8 × 3 15/16 in.)
It has the following markings
On underside of foot rim: faintly incised arrow or shaft.
Cite this object as
Sauce Boat (England), ca. 1750; Manufactured by Bow Porcelain Factory (England, GB, United Kingdom); glazed and gilt porcelain; H x W x D: 16 × 20 × 10 cm (6 5/16 × 7 7/8 × 3 15/16 in.); Museum purchase from Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund; 1979-18-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibitions Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008 and The Huguenot Legacy: English Silver, 1680-1760 from the Alan & Simone Hartman Collection.