Edwardian sterling silver basket. Made by Walker & Hall in Sheffield in 1902. Ovoid with tapering sides and flared rim. Rests on raised ovoid foot. Tapering swing handle. Solid well bordered by pierced and engraved ornament. Foot has linear piercing. Rims and handle molded. Oval cartouche (vacant) applied to handle. Hallmark includes model no. 5944. Excellent condition with nice patina.
Dimensions: H (with handle): 10 ½ in. H (without handle) 4 x W 12 x D 8 ¼ in. Weight: 23 troy ounces. BI757