Overall: 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 10 1/4 in. ( 16.5 x 21.6 x 26 cm )
painted: in blue on bottom of basket: open crescent
Soft-paste porcelain quatrefoil lobed molded chestnut basket, pierced cover and stand with the twig handles with applied leaves and florets painted in underglaze blue; the interior basket rim and exterior cover rim outlined with printed geometric cell border; the interior basket printed with pomegranites and flowers; the stand printed with pine cones; an underglaze blue diapered pattern borders the stand; marks in the form of an open crescent mark on bottom in blue.
Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
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