Tray

Object Number: 
1969.13
Date: 
ca. 1840
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 14 x 10 3/4 in. ( 3.8 x 35.6 x 27.3 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: engraved and chased at obverse with centered script: "G" surrounded by cartouche of c-scrolls, foliage, and shells, framed with flower tendrils, strawberry tendrils, leaves, and strap work. Entire engraved surface is outlined with chased eng
Description: 
Wrought and cast silver tray; flat, rectangular dish with stepped sides and an applied, cast grapevine band around the rim; four cast shell and foliate scroll feet applied to the base; flowers and ferns engraved all over the dish; bright-cut "G" engraved in a scrolled cartouche the center of the dish; makers' marks on the base.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mary MacKaye Greenwood
Provenance: 
Trays belonged to Greenwood family
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group