A French Majolica Cherry Basket
A finely made French faience ceramic fruit platter in the shape of a woven basket, decorated with majolica and wire stemmed cherries. These items were very hard to make: Any fault by the artisan in the modelling of the clay would have resulted in a breakage in the kiln. France, mid 20th century. Area of Southern France, circa 1950.
Condition report: In good and original condition.
Dimensions: Diameter 28 cm, height 13 cm.