AESTHETIC MOVEMENT ERA POLYCHROME RAISED CAKE or CHEESE STAND
PALMS + EGRET + BUTTERFLY
Staffordshire England 1878
This Victorian aesthetic 8 1/2 " wide x 4 1/4 " tall serving piece is transfer printed in brown and lavishly polychrome painted in shades of turquoise, gold, yellow and brown.
The pattern features an oversized exotic leafy Palm trees on a tiny island with a pair of large Egrets passing by. A spectacular Butterfly flits near the edge completes this great raised serving plate. The pattern displays the Victorian eras love of nature and the exotic.
The piece is in great condition, clean shiny and bright. No chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs.