A Victorian hallmarked silver oval bread basket with pierced and engraved foliate decorated borders around central presentation engraved oval cartouche terminating in relief moulded floral borders and raised on four flower bud feet, length 28cm, weight 26.5oz, London 1899, Charles Stuart Harris.
Alison Snowdon - Valuer & Auctioneer
Ceramics, Textiles and Decorative Arts
Alison specialises in ceramics and textiles with a particular interest in design and decorative arts from 1880 to 1945. She graduated in 2006 with a BA Hons degree in Art History, and brings over eight years’ experience to Fieldings. Her most significant finds to date include a pair of 18th Century Limehouse sauceboats which sold at auction for £36,000, a 17th Century band sampler selling for £1,100 and a collection of Louis Vuitton luggage selling for over £9,000.