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Cake Basket

1986.75 (RS24852)

Description

Bail handle on a lobbed footed basket, with a convex center medallion and concave lobes with floral decoration. It has a machine stamped and applied border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
appliqué (technique)
plate (material)
silver (metal)
stamping (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Applied
appliqué (technique)
BASKET, CAKE
cake baskets
Floral
floral patterns
Medallion
plate (material)
Silver
silver (metal)
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Dimensions
4.625 (H), 12.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.75
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50640

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