Monoplane Mahogany Cake Stand Plate Stand
Circa 1920, This is a lovely mahogany cake stand/plate stand, known as the ‘Monoplane’. With an arched lifting handle on top above a configuration of 5 circular dishes. The mechanism enables the cake stand to lock in an upright position or open out to reveal the five plates. The whole piece is held on two square tapering uprights united by a wavy stretcher at the base and standing on trestle end feet.