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Cake baskets (2)

Cake baskets (2)
Cake baskets (2)
Sheffield plate
each overall: 4 3/8 x 10 x 8 in. ( 11.1 x 25.4 x 20.3 cm )
Pair of cast and wrought Sheffield plate cake baskets; deep, rectangular, boat-shaped bodies with molded horizontal rims and applied, cast beaded bands along the edges; seated on a concave, ovoid bases with beaded bands along the edges; four, hollow cast, ball feet applied to each base; no maker's marks.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. John Howard Abeel
Object Number 
Gallery Label 
These cake baskets belonged to Joanna De Peyster Kuypers Van Zandt.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group