Artist:Union Porcelain Works
Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 7 3/8 x 4 7/8 in. (11.4 x 18.7 x 12.4 cm)
Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Accession Number: 68.87.7a-b
Catalogue Description: Porcelain gravy boat with attached saucer (a) and lid (b), part of green and white dinner service (68.87.1-13). White porcelain with vitreous glaze. Gravy boat is squat ovoid shape with looped rope handle at each side; rectangular saucer with rounded corners and upturned sides. Conforming lid has handle on top formed by two looped ropes that meet in center; one end has notched opening for a ladle. Molded and applied decorations in gilding and green paint, including looping and braided ropes and basket-weave patterns; roundels containing stylized fleur-de-lis flanked by ribbon and tassel designs. CONDITION: Good; large chip in one corner of saucer.