Meakin Bros. & Co. Ironstone Pedestal Dish Circa. 1880 England Originally used to hold fruit. Can also be used as a candy dish. Marked "Meakin Bros. & Co." One very small spot of glaze missing on the outer rim. Approximately 2 lbs. The dish measures 4 1/4 inches high, 9 1/2 inches in diameter at top and 4 3/4 inches in diameter at bottom. In excellent condition.