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Sweetmeat basket

Object Number: 
INV.14042
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Silver plate
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 5 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. ( 17.8 x 14 x 9.5 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the base: "C L B" in script stamped: on the base: "STERLING/ 935/ 44"
Description: 
Cast silver plate sweetmeat basket, missing it glass liner; octagonal, flat bottom base with a molded rim; octagonal cast foliate rim with four branch supports applied to the base; plain octagonal band applied around the rim; cast branch-like bail handle applied to opposite sides of the body; engraved on the base, "C L B" in script; maker's marks stamped on the base.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group