This is a stunning antique English Victorian silver plated nut dish or fruit basket by Francis Howard, circa 1890 in date.
It features a fabulous shell embossed decoration and has a fabulous squirrel eating a nut balanced on one end.
Add a beautiful touch to your next dining experience.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 21 x Width 19 x Depth 27
Dimensions in inches:
Height 8 inches x Width 7 inches x Depth 11 inches
FRANCIS HOWARD LTD Sheffield
Active at West End Works, 68 West St (1870-1886), Aberdeen Works, 1 Trafalgar St and 99 Division St (1886-1974). The firm was converted into a limited liability company in 1923. The firm derived, possibly, from Edwin Howard & Son (active 1863-1870)
Our reference: X0064