Exceptional 19th century Minton Coral and White Oval Sauce Tureen, with a beautiful seaweed design, typical of the Aesthetic Movement. The tureen sits on the matching underplate, and has a matching lid, all three pieces are in exquisite condition, hand painted and hand decorated with gilt trim on the handles and borders for an elegant touch. The handles have such grace, with floral and foliate design.
Made by Minton, English purveyors of fine quality luxury porcelain between 1872 - 1891. A decorative addition to your antique porcelain collection, this will make a stunning centerpiece with flowers, sea shells, or use to serve your world famous sauce for sea food. Collectable smaller size is actually more rare to find than the larger tureen. Measures 7-1/2 x 5-1/2" x 5-1/2".