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Cake Basket

1986.74 (RS24851)

Description

Twisted bail handle on a lobbed, footed basket. It has a rectangular lip and a punched star design. Each lobe is decorated with an open reserve pattern, the center is raised with a floral motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1885
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BASKET, CAKE
cake baskets
Floral
floral patterns
plate (material)
Silver
silver (metal)
Star
stars
Dimensions
4.25 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.74
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50639

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