Majolica Etruscan Maple Leaf Footed Cake Plate

This whimsical cake stand by the Griffen, Smith and Hill pottery of Pennsylvania produced some of the most collectible of American majolica from 1879-1892.  The designs were borrowed from nature.  Most pieces are marked with one of two versions of the crest.  This piece is marked with the early version inside the foot. 

excellent condition

 51/4" H, 9" W