English Sterling Silver George Ii Form Cake Basket Diamond Piercing 1911


English Sterling Silver George Ii Form Cake Basket      Diamond Piercing  1911

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English Sterling Silver George Ii Form Cake Basket Diamond Piercing 1911 :
$891


FINE ENGLISH STERLING SILVER GEORGE II FORM OVAL BASKET; GADROON OVERFLOW RIM; RARE MAKER T. WOOLEY, 1911

We are pleased to offer this beautifully crafted English sterling silver oval cake basket.

A superb re-creation of a c1735 George II design.

The oval shape is the earliest known form. Several examples are illustrated in Waldron.

As noted oval shape. Elegant gadrooned overflor rim. As found on the original c1735 design.

Beautiful pierced diamond side wall, centre medallion with cypher HFA (?).

Oval and twin vine pierced swing handle, hallmarked.

Atop bold winged leaf beaded centre scroll feet.

This rare George II form basket is 8 3/4 inches and 8 inches tall.

Exceptionally thick heavy guage sterling weighs 19 1/2 (standard) ounces.

Cypher like initials to centre medallion.

Hallmarked as shown.

Fine condition. Rich, lustreous sterling patina throughout. Interior some mild spotting, repaired split to handle. The winged leaf feet retain their original crisp vibrant detail. The pierced work in fine state.

For the discerning collector of the finest English silver. Focused upon re-creations of antique forms. A superb English George II form oval pierced diamond basket.

Please feel free to inquire directly about this, or any item.

We are collectors first. As such, we are easy to work with.

We combine items when shipping, saving you costs. We ship twice weekly using US Postal Priority & Express, always fully insured. Never Ground. Given this level of care often lose money on shipping.

We make great effort to accurately describe our silver. Returns are accepted, if condition, country of origin or dating is significantly incorrect. In such cases we refund your shipping. Remember, the items you see are antiques, with some expected wear. Returning an item because we failed to note a few scuffs, tiny bumps or mildly bent rim is not acceptable.

Massachusetts residents are subject to sales tax.

We've over 7870 responses and proud of Top Seller designation.

We received favorable notice in the March 12th, 2006 New York Times. Page 8, Business Section, in a well written article on silver collecting. Copy furnished upon request.

From our personal collection, an elegant mid 19th century coin silver basket, from John and Edward Moore, of Tiffany fame. Illustrated in the cover article of May/June 2008 Silver Magazine, page 27.

Enjoy....and good fortune in your offerding.


English Sterling Silver George Ii Form Cake Basket Diamond Piercing 1911 :
$891

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