Serve your lobster bisque from a tureen with a lobster on the lid. Marine themed soup tureens. A gravy boat too but it fits right in. Various periods.

Sea and Shore Tureen. Twice-fired stoneware tureen with a lifelike lobster handcrafted in pewter clawing her way across the lid. Image © 2002 – 2023 by Wayfair LLC. Fair use license. via
Pair of silver marine themed sauce tureens and covers raised on four dolphin-head and shell feet headed by foliage. The bombe bodies chased with lobsters, swans, swimming putti, spouting whales and shellwork, engraved with a martlet crest, elaborate cast coral handles rising from seaweed, flowers and shells. Domed covers chased with matching border enclosing dolphins and lizards and artichoke finals with spreading leaves. 1810. 18th century Rococo in style. Made in London by William Pitts. Maker’s marks: marked on the bases and cover rims. Image © 2023 Sotheby’s. Fair use license. via

Sea and Shore Gravy Boat. Gravy boat in cast hand-finished pewter, modeled as a nautilus shell serving boat embellished with a staghorn coral handle that curves gracefully to become the base. Image © 2002 – 2023 by Wayfair LLC. Fair use license. via

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