Covered Sauceboat

Date:
1790–1800
Geography:
Made in China
Culture:
Chinese, for American market
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 6 7/16 in. (16.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Elizabeth Hazard and Marion H. McVitty, in memory of their mother, Mrs. Lauriston H. Hazard, 1960
Accession Number:
60.111.29a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: inscribed on sauceboat and cover: [cipher in gilt]
Elizabeth Hazard and Marion H. McVitty, Westport, Connecticut, until 1960