Antique 19th Century Begonia Leaf Majolica Footed Compote or Cake Stand, made in the late 1800's. Beautiful colors in browns, greens and golden mustard yellows, the overlapping leaves are beautiful. Rich colors still as deep and lustrous under the glaze as when this was made, there are a few areas of wear on the branches and leaves as shown.
On the bottom, the three stilt marks show, what you want to see in pieces like this. Perfect to display with your antique French, English and American Majolica treasured wares, or to show off your world famous cake on a special occasion. Adds height to your majolica displays, this is such a wonderful find!