A Victorian silver epergne and suite of six dessert baskets
A Victorian silver epergne and suite of six dessert baskets, in eighteenth century neo-classical style; the epergne with central slat and star pierced basket supported on a waisted embossed husked swag gadrooned body, four smaller baskets on scrolling arms issuing from the main body, on scrolling legs between cast husk swag and festoon drapery, crested; the six baskets, similar to epergne, two large and four small, on spreading oval bases, largest 33.2cm., 13 1/8 in. over handles, all baskets with shaped blue glass liners
37.7cm., 14 7/8 in. high, 157ozs, 4906gms, hallmarked London 1896, maker Charles Stuart Harris.