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Canton Sauce Boat

Canton blue and white sauce boat. Especially good. Lid not original - repaired. The bottom piece of boat is especially good.

ACC 1979.3

OBJ 1979.3.26

6 1/2” wide; 4 1/2” deep; 2 3/4” high

Estimated date: ca. 1760-1770



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie