Victorian, antique, large, silver plate, tilting water pitcher on a stand by Middletown Plate Co circa mid to late 1800's. Has a gorgeous Aesthetic design with etched flowers and shapes throughout. Beautiful piece of history.
Marks: Middletown Plate Co Quadruple Plate 273 Hard White Metal BC
Measurements: approx Pitcher 11 1/2" tall x 11 wide handle to spout. Stand measures 18 3/4" tall x 9 1/4" wide. Base measures 10 1/2" wide with cup holder. 8 1/2" diameter not including cup holder.
This stand and pitcher are very solid and in good condition. Still shiny in most areas. Has typical signs of age and use such as light surface scratches outside and tiny ding on the inside. Has some stubborn tarnish, but keeps getting brighter with each polish. Some wear on the lid, handle and on cup stand. Inside has some stubborn stains and scratches on the bottom. Shinier in person than in pictures.