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'Strawberry Leaf' sauceboat, Kakiemon style, tiger and dragon

Manufacturer: Chelsea Porcelain Manufactory

Date: c.1751-1753
Overall: 10.4 x 15.7 x 10.2 cm (4 1/8 x 6 3/16 x 4 in.)
Medium: soft-paste porcelain; overglaze enamels
Credit Line: The Macdonald Collection
Origin:England, London, Chelsea
Object number: G04.18.19
DescriptionChelsea ‘Strawberry leaf’ sauceboat, decorated in the Kakiemon style with a tiger and stylized dragon entwined in bamboo shoots on the interior, and the exterior has scattered floral sprigs.