Rare Indo-Portuguese Silver Saint's Crown Hand made with applied stars around the starburst crown, this piece was used in processions for religious holidays and festivals. It is a wonderful example of folk art in India during the Portuguese colonization. In the modern home, it lends a bit of charm and affords many creative possibilities. Weight: 2.2 troy ounces. Early 19th century
Portuguese silver pierced bread basket, with swing handle, pierced body supported by four feet. Marked with Portuguese sterling standard guaranty mark, 36.18 ozt. 13" H x 15.25" W x 12" D, Circa - 1886-1938.