ITEM: Gorgeous Full Repousse Footed Basket.
COMPOSITION: Sterling silver.
CONDITION: Estate Item, excellent.
WEIGHT: 8.06 Ozt.
MEASUREMENT: 6-3/4" X 4-1/4" X 5-1/4".
MARKS: S. KIRK & SON Co 925/1000.
COMMENTS: Gorgeous full hand chased Repousse footed basket by S Kirk & Son crafted in sterling silver. It has an elaborate floral design with stippled background and decorative border at the foot & rim of the bowl. In excellent estate condition with minimal signs of wear. Pictured with undisturbed natural aged patina.
Baltimore's prominent silverware manufacturing company, Samuel Kirk & Son, began in 1815 when Philadelphia-trained Samuel Kirk finished his apprenticeship under James Howell and moved to Baltimore Maryland. Kirk introduced to America the repousse treatment for silver around 1846.
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Sterling Silver S Kirk & Son Repousse Footed Basket
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