London, South Kensington
20 September 2005
A GEORGE III SILVER CAKE BASKET
MARK OF JOHN EMES, LONDON, 1805
Of oval section with a reeded border, the rim engraved with palmette and leaf motifs, supported on a conforming foot and with an overhead reeded handle - 14 5/8in. (37.2cm.) long, 28oz.
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