Bentley Chappell and Nancy Barshter
Web site: https://www.aestheticantiques.com/
This is a stunning and hard to find creamware transfer printed Tazza or Raised Cake Stand. It is very finely molded, measuring 5 inches tall on a raised pedestal base, and measures 9 3/4 inches across the top rim. It is transfer printed in a rich chocolate brown or sepia, abundantly decorated around the perimeter with a series of fine botanical engravings. A spectacular composition of flowers from around the world! The interior rim as well as the base are decorated with a simple ring of interconnected circles, a fantastic example of Aesthetic movement Victorian love of naturalistic beauty.
The underside of bears the impressed mark of Wedgwood and dates to 1878 from the Staffordshire region of England.
This piece is a perfect addition to any collection of Wedgwood creamware or Staffordshire transferware with botanical imagery .
Never Used. The stand is in Excellent condition, with no chips, cracks, stains or repairs.