Pair of Wedgwood Creamware Chestnut Baskets and Stands
pre-1891, with painted terracotta details, the pierced baskets supported on stands with basketweave panels and arcaded surrounds, impressed "Wedgwood" and "97452" in painted script.
h. 3", w. 10-1/2", d. 9-1/2"
Provenance: Estate of Edward "Ted" L'Engle Baker and Ann McDonald Baker, Jacksonville, Florida.
**1st PLATE: Professional restoration to a 17" pierced segment, the terracotta "laces" restored/touched up throughout.
2nd PLATE: Restoration to a 10" pierced segment.
1st BASKET: Generally good. "Laces" midway with scattered small surface scuffs.
2nd BASKET: Several "spokes" with well-integrated restorations, the "laces" repainted with scattered small surface scuffs throughout.
All professional restorations well-integrated and appear to be stabile.