Antique Victorian Hand-painted 3-toed Candy Dish ~ Scalloped Edge ~ Gold Gilding For Sale
This is an Antique, Hand-PaintedPorcelain Victorian DecorativeCandy Dishin Very Good Condition.I don't know how old it is, but it was part of our grandmother's Victorian collections.Appears to be late 1800's or early 1900's. Dish measures 7" across at its widest point. TheDish opening measures about 4" across.Dish stands about 2-5/8" high including the height of the 3-Toed Base. The 3-Toed Base is stamped with the numbers 343F.I have tried to photograph anyflaws in the Dish. There isabout a 1/2" flaw which looks like it was baked into the Dish when it was made. There is also a crack down one of the scalloped edges which can be seen with a jewelry loop. Neither one affects the function of the Dish. It is both Decorative and functional as a Candy Dish.Normal wear of the Gold Gilding around the Scalloped Edges. Victorian Floral Design Decor on a background of pink and blue. Encrusted Gold Gilding Bumps onflowers andleaves.