Price

£6800.00

This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

A George III Antique Silver swing-handled basket, of oval form, with a reeded handle, the border is pierced with swags, stars and floral scrolls and the foot is oval with a reeded border. This beautiful cake basket by the celebrated workshop of the lady silversmith Hester Bateman was made in the year Australia was founded.

A crest of demi-lion rampant crest is engraved in the centre of the basket.

Maker: HESTER BATEMAN, LONDON

Origin: London

Year: 1788

Dimensions

Width: 13.00 inches 33.02 cm

Weight

21.50 troy ounces

Stock number

W137x34
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