This is a handsome sterling silver basket by the American manufacturer Roger Williams. in the neoclassical style. This lovely bateau-shaped basket stands on a four leafy scroll feet and has a deep and pleasantly curved body that has been elaborately pierced with geometric bands and leafy designs. The swing-arm handle has a conforming openwork design with circles and leafy embellishments. This basket is in excellent condition, and is both excellent quality and fine craftsmanship. It measures approx. 10 1/2” high to the top of the handle and approx. 11 1/4” long, and weighs approx. 22 troy ounces. It is marked under the base with the maker’s mark of William Rogers & Co., the word Sterling, and the pattern number D224. This lovely antique silver basket would make a beautiful centerpiece and is appropriately sized for many uses. A perfect wedding gift!