Unusual,Scottish majolica bread box, heavy, early 19th century hand painted and crafted in gorgeous colors for storing bread.The earthenware piece has handles on either side for lifting and raised designs on all sides of curving stemmed plants and leaves. Rolled upper edge with small designs. Mottled blue,green,brown and cream overall.
In excellent condition with exception to a minor crack down the inside back on one side as seen just into the glazing and not the majolica, does not affect the stability or use of the piece.
Measures 12 L with handles X 9.5 D X 8.5 H.