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Sauce Boat With Lid And Tray (France), ca. 1735

This is a Sauce boat with lid and tray. It was made by Chantilly Porcelain Factory. It is dated ca. 1735 and we acquired it in 1907. Its medium is soft-paste porcelain with polychrome overglaze decoration. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. George T. Bliss and catalogued by Calvin S. Hathaway. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George T. Bliss.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a: sauce boat): 6.3 x 13.1 x 15.7 cm (2 1/2 x 5 3/16 x 6 3/16 in.) H x W x D (b: cover): 4.7 x 11.1 x 13.2 cm (1 7/8 x 4 3/8 x 5 3/16 in.) H x W x D (c: tray): 4 x 19.2 x 24.1 cm (1 9/16 x 7 9/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

On undersides of bowl and tray, overglaze: horn in red.

Cite this object as

Sauce Boat With Lid And Tray (France), ca. 1735. soft-paste porcelain with polychrome overglaze decoration. Gift of Mrs. George T. Bliss. 1907-23-9-a/c.

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