A grand and extremely handsome bread basket made from EPNS (Electro-Plated Nickel Silver) and dating to c.1900.
The beautifully shaped basket is pierced or reticulated with a raised border to the rim and foot and a continuous repousse foliate garland joining the Lion's heads either side with ring handles.
The underside is fully marked for the silversmith, Alexander Scott.
Excellent original condition, all original plate with a few copper high spots showing on Lion's heads. 12 1/4" x 7 1/4" x 4 1/2" tall at ends.
A Quality Online Collection Of Fine Antique Smalls With Free Worldwide Shipping From London, England
FREE Worldwide Registered Airmail Directly From London, England