Posted for sale is a wonderful first period Worcester porcelain Botanical basket. The oval shaped lattice pierced basket is decorated to the exterior with a green lustre glaze with applied floral sprigs at each junction. The sides are decorated with twig shaped handles and applied flowers and leaves. The interior is painted with large floral bouquets on a white ground.
The basket is in very good condition with minor chips and enamel loss commensurate with age. These 18th century baskets are rare and very collectible.
Size: 7 ¼” Length by 6 ¼’ Width by 3” Height.
First Period Worcester Porcelain Botanical Pierced Basket, 1775