Silver plate Bread Basket by F M Quist, Esslingen, Germany
A very uniquely executed silver plate over brass bread basket by the firm F. M. Quist of Esslingen, Germany. Circa 1900. Hallmarked with the maker’s mark. Approximate measurements: 4" highest on ends, 12" long, 5 3/4' wide. The silver plate is worn and offers an interesting gold colored wrap on the silver basket. There is a minor dent in the bottom panel.