George V English Silver Basket
A George V silver oval reticulated cake basket with a beautifully cut detailed pattern, detailed rim and a fine swing handle. Bears the mark of Crichton Brothers, London, 1914 at the bottom of the basket and the mark of Lionel Alfred Crichton at the bottom of the sing handle as shown. Measuring 13 inches (33 cm) wide, and weighing 54.1 Oz.
The Crichton Brothers are renowned retail silversmiths and dealers who specialize in antique silver and fine-quality reproduction of silver, founded by Lionel Alfred Crichton in the 1890s.