Burleigh Blue Butter Pat
Available Patterns: Blue Asiatic Pheasant; Blue Calico
A beatiful butter pat. An elegant dish for serving butter at the dining table. The perfect touch when entertaining. Available in a choice of blue patterns. Asiatic Pheasant was introduced to the Burleigh collection in 1827. This romantic blue pattern proved to be the most popular during the Victorian era. Blue Calico, Burleigh's famous deep cobalt blue pattern was derived from early Victorian designs which in turn had roots in Chinese porcelain; the deep cobalt blue print representing fallen prunus blossom onto cracked ice.
Size: 12cm / 5ins
A speciality of Burleigh, underglaze transfer printing is a highly skilled hand decorating process has been in use for over 200 years. Burleigh are now the last English pottery company that still this traditional labour intensive method.