323. Antique English Staffordshire Porcelain Royal Worcester Green Gilt Fruit Basket

Stylish Hand Painted Single Handle Fruit Basket of oval outline and generous size, possibly by English Royal Worcester or a similar Staffordshire Pottery. Last half of the Nineteenth Century. 

The main body moulded with a basket weave surface stylishly enamelled in a light green, each central reserve with Exotic Birds in Landscapes within lavish gilt surrounds. The handle in banded gilt and white.   

Condition: This piece is in condition, no losses and no restoration, there is staining inside as shown and some light hairlines underneath. This piece is unmarked. 

Height: (excluding handle) 3.5" (9cm). Width: 12” (30.5cm). Depth: 8.75” (22.5cm).