RARE AESTHETIC BROWN TRANSFERWARE CAKE PLATE
This Victorian aesthetic 9 7/8 " wide handled cake plate is transfer printed in dark brown.
The clear and crisp CAIRO pattern features a spectacular snowflake type pattern to the rim with a scroll cartouche of an oasis with nomadic travelers and a camel. Wonderful geometric designs with wildflowers along with 3 lively birds complete the cake plate. Wonderful impressed handles compliment this rarely seen shape. The pattern displays the victorian eras love of nature and travel to exotic lands.
Condition is EXCELLENT, clean shiny and bright. No chips, no cracks, no hairlines and no repairs. Light ribbing to the outer rim.