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1938

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2015

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Sauceboat with Two Spouts Sauceboat

This is a sauceboat. It was manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory. It is dated 1774–1814 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 7.4 × 23.4 × 16 cm (2 15/16 × 9 3/16 × 6 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside: [1] double crossed swords above asterisk and line, painted in underglaze blue (Meissen Porcelain Factory mark)

It is signed

Unsigned

It is inscribed

Uninscribed

Cite this object as

Sauceboat with Two Spouts Sauceboat; Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory (Germany); Germany; porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold; H x W x D: 7.4 × 23.4 × 16 cm (2 15/16 × 9 3/16 × 6 5/16 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-386-a

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