Victorian sterling silver basket by Edward & John Barnard, London, 1862.
This magnificent Victorian silver cake basket was made by Edward & John Barnard. It has a lovely raised floral and foliage rim and handle. The body is embellished with beautiful pierced decoration, and in the centre is a coat of arms that reads: BEAR DARE FORBEAR.
Weight: 940 grams
Dimensions: 35,5cm x 29,2cm - length by width
27cm - height to the top of the handle
9cm - height to the rim
Maker: Edward & John Barnard