This gorgeous console fruit bowl. circa 1970, is breath-taking in design. Heavy gold encrusted designs decorate this wonderful decorative piece of art. The center of the bowl depicts a woodland scene of trees, grasses and flowers being enjoyed by a group of Fairies frolicking in the spring-time splendor. The white portion of the bowl is adorned with a band of individual golden Baroque designs, The wide outer edge consists of three individual bands, the center band consisting of mythological maidens riding in a chariot pulled by a goat, dancing, playing musical instruments and riding a Victorian-style high-wheel bicycle. The surrounding bands contain various Baroque designs.
The large console bowl measures 13" across, 3" in height and rests of a 4" raised collar base. The mark is a Shield containing a Crown, "E" and Bavaria over "Roseport Bavaria". There are no cracks, chips or repairs; near mint condition