London, South Kensington
13 July 2004
A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER BASKET
MARK Of MAPPIN & WEBB, SHEFFIELD 1898
Lobed oval form on a cast openwork scroll foot, the sides pierced and embossed with scrolling foliage - 12in. (30cm.) 19 oz. and a scroll pierced silver bowl on a spreading foot - 9in. (23cm.) 13.50oz.
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