A decorative & usable, antique Victorian sterling silver basket on shaped pedestal foot with swing handle. Made in London by Robert Hennell III, dated 1847. Applied cast floral border with chased & pierced floral decoration on the center, and matching swing handle. No monograms, inscriptions or removals. Hallmarked on the underside & on the handle.
The diameter of the basket is 10.75″. Height of the basket is 3.5″. Maximum height with to the top of the handle is approx. 9″.
Weight 977 grams = 31.40 troy oz = 34.45 regular ounces = Over 2 lbs.
Great quality, condition, maker & period.
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