- Hand Painted Complements
- Collection: Cabbage
- Type of Piece: Sauceboat
- Product type: Earthenware
- Measurements: 3" x 4" x 11 3/7" (H x W x L)
Cabbage, in its rough and flat form, could be used as a metaphor for Portugal’s rustic ways, which Bordallo had so many times caricatured. This was a clever way to honor it, placing it on the bourgeois’ tables, where other way it had not been invited.