Early Bow Porcelain ‘Kakiemon’ Basket, c1754

Description

A very unusual early Bow porcelain circular basket with hand cut lattice work sides, decorated in typical Kakiemon style with coloured enamels & gilding.
Fitted with a contemporary metal handle with finely woven wicker covering.
Circa 1754
Diameter: 9¾” (24.5cm)
Height (including handle): 6½” (16cm)
Condition:  Section missing from the rim (previously rivited) a couple of associated cracks. Slight wear from use, minor losses to the wicker covering on the handle.
Stock ref: 16543/pnx-
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