Blue English Transferware Tall Covered Tureen Pedestal Bowl Masons w/ Hand Painted Fruits in a Basket
For consideration is this lovely, dual handled, covered tureen from Masons. It depicts a basket overflowing with an assortment of fruits such as grapes, melons, pomegranate, gourds, raspberries and more and stands on a footed pedestal.
The fruits are hand painted in stunning colors of green, gold, sienna and brown. There is a lovely scrolled border around the inside and outside edge of the pitcher and the handle is painted with green and gold accents. The handle is shaped like a dragon or serpent head.
Measures: appx 10" x 8 1/2" with lid
Condition is good, no chips, cracks. There is crazing present, commensurate to age.
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