Fruit Baskets and their matching stands are very popular and are one of the most useful and decorative of Canton forms. we have divided Fruit Baskets into 5 categories: No Handles, Shell Handles, Twisted Handles, Square Handles & Florets, and Solid Sided. This page is devoted to the extremely rare reticulated or pierced baskets with square handles and decorated with florets.
All Canton Forms Gallery
This is the largest gallery in the Museum as it contains over 215 Canton forms. They are grouped into 43 categories listed on the left side of these pages. To find a form, simply click on the category which you think contains what you are looking for or you may go from page to page as the forms are listed alphabetically or you may use the search function at the top of each page. If you cannot find a form you are looking for or you have any questions you may contact us directly in the Contact Section.
The Museum is always interested if you have a form or a variation not in the Museum. There are a few unique and very rare forms listed that still do not have pictures. Again, contact us if you can be of help to the museum. Thank you.