A very good antique George V English sterling silver cake / fruit basket; part of our silverware collection.
This antique George V sterling silver cake / fruit basket has a plain circular rounded form onto a circular domed pedestal foot.
The body of the basket is embellished with a thread decorated girdle.
The rim of this antique sterling silver basket is ornamented with a band of applied egg and dart decoration.
This George V basket is fitted with a hallmarked tapering swing handle, ornamented with an applied egg and tongue decorated border.
The well of this basket is plain and unembellished.
Height to top of handle 19.5cm/7.7″
Height to rim 9cm/3.6″
12 troy ounces/373g