Three tier cake stand

Details
Object number
AIBDC : 008049
Country
Date
1930 - 1939 (circa)

Description

A three tier folding cake stand with plate stands, feet and handle made from compression moulded phenol formaldehyde and a chromed metal frame. Based on a traditional wooden design, this example is thought to date from the 1930s. The phenol formaldehyde has a light brown coloured base with darker fleks. The stand was a family piece, passed blieved to have been passed from mother to daughter in the 1950s.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer
Dimensions
Width
280mm
Height
900mm
Depth
245mm
Method Note
phenol formaldehyde parts
Material Note
plastic
phenol formaldehyde plate holders, handle and feet
PF
bakelite - generic term
metal
chrome
Colour