A handsome antique carving plate with hot water jacket and a sunken well for collecting juices. Good large size. Lovely plain design with gadroon and shell border and decorative side handles and feet. There is a hand engraved armorial to both sides. Spread 64 cms. Outside measurements – length 59 cms, width 47 cms. Inner rim measurements – length 47.5 cms, width 36 cms. Height 9 cms. Old Sheffield Plate. Circa 1830.