Mi-Century French Barbotine Asparagus Cradle Platter
A large French barbotine cradle featuring a raised, hand-painted bunch of purple head asparagus and three holes for dripping. Cradle is standing on light blue leaf shaped feet.
This was meant to drain asparagus and has a set of holes for draining the water from the steamed asparagus spears.
10"L x 7"W x 4"H
Made in France circa mid-20th century; embossed maker mark too small to read but possibly Luneville
In excellent vintage condition, no chips or cracks, some light crazing
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