Victorian English antique wicker-woven posy basket, late 19th century. A delightful and dainty small flower basket, with a decorative braided handle. Traditional in its form, and conducive not only to the storing of small objects, but also to the display of chocolates and eggs. It has an attractive braided handle, a flared and sloping rim, and oval coiled base rim.
Condition: Good well-preserved, antique condition with acceptable loss. It is slightly misshapen, but comes in good, sound condition. There is a small amount of loss, and a small number of breaks in the weave -the most notable of which is found on the handle.
Size: Rim is 12” x 7½”. Maximum height without the handle is 5 ½”. is Height with handle is 9 1.2”.