31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 625
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
A GERA TWO-HANDLED PIERCED BASKET
CIRCA 1775, IRON-RED SCRIPT G. MARK, INCISED 3 K.
The branch handles entwined with pink ribbons, the exterior applied with leaves and flowerheads, the interior painted with a loose bouquet and scattered sprigs (some damages and restoration)
8 in. (20.3 cm.) wide
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