Pair of Worcester two handled sauceboats

Fine pair of Worcester porcelain two handled sauceboats



of large size, the oval body modelled with two shell shaped lips and applied with two ┬ádouble-scroll handles with hound┬áhead finials forming thumbrests, the exterior is embossed with garlands of leaves which form four circular reserves, painted in underglaze blue with ‘The Two Handled Sauceboat Landscape’ pattern.

c.1755-58

L. 8.4 inches

Provenance: Jas. A. Lewis, Inc. New York, 1953

Jean and Joseph Connolly Collection.

Worcester only produced two-handled boats for relatively few years in the mid 1750s.

Stock number: 10117.