18th Century Antique George III Sterling Silver Sugar Basket London 1780 Hester Bateman

£ 1,450.00

A beautiful Georgian silver swing handled sugar basket London 1780 Hester Bateman.

 

Description

A delightful Georgian silver bead bordered swing handle sugar basket designed with intricate hand piercing and bands of bright cut engraving for highlights.  The stylish wavy edged border mirrors the detachable stylish cranberry liner insert for visual decorative contrast.

 

Weight:  3.6 troy onces/113 grams

Height:  6 inches/15cm (foot to top of extended handle)

Diameter:  3.3 inches/5.5cm (bowl)

Condition:  Excellent throughout

Note:  Hallmarked with date letter and makers mark only.

Price:  £1450