Aesthetic Movement Era Syrup or Molasses Pot ~ 1880
POLYCHROME SYRUP POT
Staffordshire England c. 1886
This very unusual shaped Victorian 7 3/4 " tall x 4 1/4 " wide, excluding applied handle, covered syrup server is transfer printed in dark brown with underglaze painting in a palette of bright colors . The piece has a spectacular working pewter lid.
The printed transfer features branches of bright pink Cherry blossoms. Rare shape and lovely design.
The piece is in great Condition, shiny and bright and there are no chips, no cracks, no hairline and no repairs. Typical heavy age crazing.
19th Century, Victorian (1837 to 1901)