This is a Hand Hammered Repousse Continental Silver Candy Basket. It has Floral Rose design all around the scalloped edge of the Basket done in a swag garland pattern. The handle has embossed Roses in Repousse decorated across it. This pretty basket measures about 4" to the top of the handle and is approximately 5" in diameter. It is marked "SBT 800" and more than likely made in Germany and SBT is probably the makers marks. Many European countries use the 800 standard for silver, which translates to 80% Silver. It is in great condition with no problems. The entire surface has been decorated in Rose repousse with Rose designs with Dots, beading and hand hammered points. It weighs 99 grams.
Antique Sterling Silver, Jewelry, Napkin Rings, Victorian Objects