Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful Yellow Ware Bird on a Branch Food Mold.
Dating to the mid-19th century and hailing from England, this beauty features a Border of Ovals near the Top and a Finer Fancy Border near the Bottom-- Both of Which Frame a Bird on a Branch. apered sides with footer. Measures 6" long, 5" wide, and 3 1/2" tall.
For similar food molds, see Lisa McAllister, Collector's Guide to Yellow Ware, Book III, p. 35.
Excellent Condition. A 1/4" chip on the top edge, three minor nibbles on one end, and a 1 1/2" craze line in the left bottom corner that looks like a hairline but is not. That's it! No base chips, hairlines, cracks, stains or restoration.
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