English Ironstone PURE BUTTER Dairy Shop Display Stand c1890
This 19th century ironstone PURE BUTTER display advertising stand dates to c 1890. Originally used for displaying butter and other dairy products on the grocer’s shop counter. It measures 16 1/2” across and 2 1/2” tall and has a center well. This is a large, heavy and substantial piece.
The decorative advertising is printed in black and reads ‘PURE BUTTER’. A sturdy stand was meant for the heavy duty trade use and easily adaptable to a country kitchen or a contemporary cheese and wine shop.
Great condition with out any knife marks. Please note that piece was overfired in the kiln and the transfer is a grey black. Weighs a whopping 10 pounds