Rare Victorian Lord Mayor’s Plum Pudding Boiler~ 1890

Rare Victorian Lord Mayor’s Plum Pudding Boiler~ 1890

Code: 11526

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LORD MAYOR’S PLUM PUDDING BOILER

Staffordshire, England  c1890

Large pudding basin with hole, on footed base.  Black transfer print above glaze with instructions for proper use. A quirky kitchen contraption circa 1890.

Pudding was said to be popular with QueenVictoria consisting of a baked or steamed, breadcrumb-thickened mixture, spread with jam and finally topped with meringue…..plum pudding.

Measures 6 3/4 inches in diameter x 4 inches tall.  

Condition is very good, it may have never been used.  A few tiny spots of discoloration to the interior.  Great decorative item for cottage, country or primitive decor or immediate use.