A rare example, this Antique Ironstone Give Us This Day Our Daily Bread Tray with Gilt dates to the mid 1800's. From a pristine collection, this platter would have proudly displayed home baked bread almost daily. The biblical reference motto that is found on Victorian breadboards and plates “Give Us This Day Our Daily Bread” is molded on the two sides in gothic lettering.
This gorgeous tray was hand painted with gold, it is in remarkable condition for its age. The center has a sheaf of wheat. Heirloom of family meals and laughter around the table, trays like this with the hand painted gold were the most costly. It is ready to hear laughter ring around your gracious table filled with family and friends. A stunning addition to your antique Ironstone collection.