Cake Basket

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1870-1885

GUSN

GUSN-50639

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

Descriptive Terms

cake baskets
silver (metal)
plate (material)
floral patterns
stars
Silver
Star
Floral
BASKET, CAKE

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4.25 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.74