Vintage Italian 1960's Cut Glass Cake Stand with Silver Plated Pedestal - Leonard Crystal
When you have a few cake formulas and fillings in your repertoire - you'll find that it is pretty much an assembly job - you can mix and match a different way every time. Julia Child
As elegant as any cake or pie could ever be, this beautiful 1960s era Italian glass cake plate will only make your home-baked confection all the more beautiful. Containing an art deco style thumbprint design with circles wrapped around a starburst medallion, this cake plate tells lots of stories in its tarnished silver way.
Imagine how many cakes this plate has seen over the last 60 years? Tall ones, short ones, two-layer, three-layer, chocolate cake, strawberry creme, birthday cake, wedding cake... the sky is the limit when it comes to possible scenarios. Now it's sitting pretty waiting for your specialties and six decades more of delicious baking endeavors.
A product of Leonard Silver Manufacturing Company, based in 1960's Massachusetts, Leonard imported giftware for customers who had an appreciation for the finer things in life but not necessarily the budget. Offering an array of products that looked expensive, Leonard boasted affordable prices so that everyone would be able to enjoy luxurious items no matter what their budget.
- Silver Plate pedestal base
- Elaborate cut-glass design
- Easy clean construction - the base unscrews from the plate so that every part can be washed and cleaned
In beautiful condition. No chips, cracks or scratches on glass. Base is tarnished, which makes it look all the more wonderful.
Measures 11" inches (diameter) x 3"inches (height).
This cake plate's low pedestal makes it great for counter display if you are limited on vertical space between countertop and cupboard. If you want to think outside the box, or the plate, in this case, this charmer also makes an ideal low centerpiece for the table if you wanted to use it as a candle stand or fresh flower or fruit stand.