An Antique Russian trompe l’oeil Solid Silver Basket with a twisted swing handle and a shaped body chased to mirror a woven basket. This little basket is based on earlier Russian Designs for similar items.
Made in St Peterburg, Russia.
Date – c. 1900.
Makers Mark – Unknown Master.
Approx. Weight – 128g
Approx. Height to Rim – 3.8cm
Approx. Height to Handle – 8.5cm
Approx. Width of Base (Square) – 9.1cm
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