The elliptical body of the sauceboat is raised, with a broad pouring spout and a shaped, cut rim. Three cast shell legs are applied. A double-scroll handle, cast in two halves and joined with a vertical seam, rises above the sauceboat.
ARMORIALS: engraved on the side, the arms of Nealewell, Waff, Wass, or Waugh impaling an unidentified coat of arms (on a chevron sable three bezants impaling, per bend embattled gules and argent on a chief or a castle between two lions passant guardant).
On the underside, maker's mark WG (Grimwade 3147); date letter n; leopard's head crowned; lion passant.
Bequest of Barbara Boylston Bean to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 8, 1976)
Bequest of Barbara Boylston Bean
English (London), 1748–49
- Marked by William Grundy, first mark entered 1743