Large Dutch silver flared candy basket with original thick blue glass liner. Measurements: 7 inches to the top of the handle , 4 inches high to the top of the basket. 4.75 inches long, 3.75 inches wide, the oval base measures just over 2.5 inches by 3.25 inches. Weight: total weight 327 grams.
Makers mark: R under crown for Friedrich Reusswig. Condition: the silver is excellent the original blue glass liner has chip to the underside of the flared rim but not noticeable when displayed in the silver basket. Please see the photos which form part of the description. This is a very nice unusual item.Any advice or comments from collectors will be gratefully received. Everything else you need to know. Antiques: Where an item is an antique or vintage please expect the item to have minor marks & scratches commensurate with age, unless stated as perfect. PHOTOGRAPHS: the photos being detailed form a major part of the description what you see is exactly what you get. Time & great care is taken to provide these for your inspection so that the item is seen from all angles & in appropriate cases under an eyeglass.
The item "Antique Dutch silver flared candy basket with original thick blue glass liner" is in sale since Monday, June 28, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "ladylangland" and is located in SWANSEA, Swansea. This item can be shipped worldwide.