This hefty sterling silver, reticulated basket, has a lovely pattern surrounding the rim. It also has a lacy cut-out pattern surrounding the body. The basket measures 8 1/4 inches long, 5 1/4 inches wide, and 2 1/4 inches deep. The base is stamped "Gorham, Sterling, 1998," and bears the Gorham hallmarks. The year mark, a "9" within a square, indicates that this item was manufactured in 1949. The condition is excellent. There are no dents, warps, breaks, or engravings. It shows minimal wear. It was possibly intended to be used as a large nut basket. This beautiful sterling silver dish weighs 131.5 grams.
Vintage Sterling Silver Gorham Basket