Edwardian Neoclassical sterling silver bread basket. Made by Graff, Washbourne & Dunn in New York, ca 1910, for JE Caldwell in Philadelphia. Rectilinear with rounded corners and asymmetrical rim. Sides have linear piercing with applied garlands supporting beribboned oval frames. Corner frames vacant. Sides frames have script monogram. Rests on solid trapezoidal foot. Rim and foot rim reeded. Loose and reeded end handles.
Hallmark includes retailer’s name and no. 2271. Very good condition.
Dimensions: H 4 1/2 x W 10 1/2 x D 7 1/8 in. Heavy weight: 33.2 troy ounces. BO795