Italian Silver Tray - Antique Circa 1800

GBP 1,975.00

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Object Description

A fine and impressive antique Italian silver two handled tray; an addition to our continental silver collection

This impressive antique Italian silver tray has a plain oval form.

The surface of this Italian tray is plain and unembellished.

The raised rounded border is ornamented with fine and impressive applied rope twist decoration to the rim.

This silver tray is fitted with a pair of shaped handles, embellished with further rope twist ornamentation.

The reverse terminals of the handles feature the original, function rivets which sit flush to the surface.

This impressive example of Italian silverware is supported by four bun style feet.

The hallmarks struck to this exceptional Italian tray include:
Assay office/Zecca mark: St. Mark lion in ‘moleca’
Assayer’s mark: B G with a central fleur-de-lis (untraced)

Dimensions
Length across handles 48.8cm/19.2″
Width 31.5cm/12.4″
Length of surface 36.5cm/14.4″
Width of surface 27cm/10.6″
Height 8cm/3.1″

Weight
25.4 troy ounces/790g

Object History

Maker: Untraced Maker’s Marks
Date: Circa 1800
Origin: Venice, Italy

Object Literature

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Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.

INSURANCE IN TRANSIT

Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.

All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.

Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase

Object Condition

This antique Italian silver tray is a very good gauge of silver and excellent quality for its type and in excellent presentation condition in keeping with age and type.

The Italian hallmarks struck to the underside of the tray, in multiple groups to the rim and underside of the handles are all very clear.

Object Details

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35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

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