Carl Anton Carlborg, Turku, Finland, 1825.

Silver, gilt.

12,0 cm x 30,5 cm x 23,0 cm.

Baskets for serving confectionery or fruit became popular in the Empire period. The basket in the collection is woven out of silver thread and its perforated handle is adorned with leafy vines. The base rests on the ball feet typical of the time.