Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Wordless Wednesday - A Silver Piece made by William Pickett, 1769

Description: GEORGE III SILVER CAKE BASKET, William Pickett, London, 1769. Oval, reticulated bowl, on pierced pedestal foot; gadrooned border, pierced swing handle - 23 oz., 2 dwt.; 3 1/2 in. x 12 1/2 in., without handle
William Pickett is my 5th great-grandfather.


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