Chelsea Porcelain Factory / Sauceboat / c. 1755-1756Chelsea Porcelain Factory
c. 1755-1756

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Creator Name: Chelsea Porcelain Factory
Creator Nationality: British
Creator Role: Artist
Biography: Probably the first and in many ways the best in England. The factory's early history is very obscure; but it may have acquired the secret of porcelain manufacture from Thomas Briand, who demonstrated a fine white porcelain to the Royal Society in 1742.
Creator Name-CRT: Chelsea Porcelain Factory
Title: Sauceboat
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1755
Creation End Date: 1756
Creation Date: c. 1755-1756
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Ceramic
Materials and Techniques: Porcelain
Dimensions: Overall: 10.2cm x 16.2cm x 10.8cm
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 2002.73
Credit Line: Gift of the Foster Family Foundation
Style or Period: England, Chelsea, 18th century
AMICA ID: CMA_.2002.73
AMICA Library Year: 2003
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