Sterling Silver Galleried Drinks Tray - Antique Victorian (1879)

GBP 1,395.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive, antique Victorian English sterling silver galleried drinks tray; an addition to our Victorian teaware collection

This exceptional antique sterling silver drinks tray has a plain oval form.

The surface of this Victorian silver tray is plain and unembellished.

The deep galleried border of this tray is embellished with an impressive pierced and applied laurel / bay leaf decoration, incorporating two shaped oval inset handles.

Each handpiece is encompassed with a branch decorated border, ornamented with details replicating the wood’s naturalistic texture.

This sterling silver tray is further embellished with an applied bead decorated border to the rim.

Dimensions
Length across handles 22.6cm/8.9″
Width 15cm/5.9″
Length of surface 15.3cm/6″
Width of surface 11cm/4.3″
Height 2.9cm/1.1″

Weight
7.2 troy ounces/224g

Object History

Maker: Frederick Elkington (Elkington & Co)
Date: 1879
Origin: London, England

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Object Condition

This antique silver tray is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. The pierced and applied decoration is very sharp. Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the tray 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

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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