SOLID SILVER EXCEPTIONAL BASKET
SOLID SILVER EXCEPTIONAL BASKET
SOLID SILVER EXCEPTIONAL BASKET
SOLID SILVER EXCEPTIONAL BASKET
SOLID SILVER EXCEPTIONAL BASKET

SOLID SILVER EXCEPTIONAL BASKET

1821 ENLAND

Offered by Cornucopia Antiques

£2,950 gbp
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THIS IS A STUNNING,SUPERBLY WORKED SWING HANDLED BASKET/FRUIT DISH OF GOOD PROPORTIONS.IT WAS ASSAYED IN SHEFFIELD IN 1821 IN THE REIGN OF GEORGE IV.IT WAS MADE BY THE RENOWNED SILVERSMITH ROBERT GAINSFORD.
THE WORKMANSHIP I CAN ONLY SAY IS SECOND TO NONE.IT IS ORNATELY DECORATE WITH SCROLLS AND SWIRLE AND LATTICE WORK.IT STANDS ON A FIRM HEAVY BASE.IT HAS NOT HAD ANY REPAIRS.IT IS MADE OF A HEAVY GUAGE OF SILVER AND IS GLEAMING.THE HANDLE IS OUTSTANDING.
THANK YOU FOR LOOKING.ALL ANTIQUES ARE GUARANTEED TO BE GENUINE.PRICES ARE NEGORIABLE.
EXCELLENT
COLLECTOR.
Dimensions
External Width 3.50 inch (8.89 cm)
Diameter 12.50 (31.75 cm)
Weight 48.00oz t (1492.80g)
Stock Code
157
Medium
SILVER
Signed/Inscribed
SIGNED AND HALLMARKED
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