Artistica's sauce-boats are classic serving pieces to round out your Deruta collection. These elegantly shaped sauce-boats, are exclusively hand made for us in Umbria, Italy, masterfully hand decorated by old school artists. Use it to serve gravies, dinner sauces, salad dressings and dessert sauces. The classic designs available blends in with your dinnerware, and suits any occasion from formal to casual. Any of these fully usable sauce-boats will elegantly decorate your servings and also make great gifts!