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Cake basket

Cake basket
Title
Cake basket
Date 
1800-1850
Medium 
Sheffield plate
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 1/2 x 14 3/8 x 9 3/4 in. ( 29.2 x 36.5 x 24.8 cm )
Description 
Cast and pierced Sheffield plate cake basket; oval, boat-shaped body with an applied, cast beaded gadrooned band around the rim, and a band of geometric pierced work below the rim; body applied to a concave, oval galleried foot with an applied molded band around the base; pivoting, reeded, loop handle with an oval reserve on the top center and cylindrical hinges; no maker's marks.
Object Number 
INV.14120
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group