Sauce boat, porcelain, made by Royal Worcester Porcelain Co Ltd, England, c. 1768
A white porcelain, helmet shaped sauce boat with high foot gadrooned rim and flat handle with scroll and thumbrest terminating in acanthus leaf.The body is patterned with a basket weave pattern in relief with blue painted chinoiserie scenes in reserves. The right hand reserve shows a figure fishing with pagodas, trees and birds in the background, the left hand reserve shows a man with a bomb. The reserve under the spout has a pagoda, trees and birds, there are sprays of leaves on both sides of the foot and floral sprays on spout and base internally.
Unfilled crescent in blue.