Wow - this little basket has the classic thorn handle, orange and red spatter, a clear bubble crest, and mica infused in the glass! They twisted the handle! A powerhouse of a Stevens and Williams example. Polished pontil and ground bottom. Colorful! Perfect condition. Measures 6 inches tall (15.2cm), and the basket portion is 5 3/4 inches in diameter (14.6cm) at the widest point. Circa 1880.
The Best Little Antique Stevens and Williams Aventurine Basket