Overall: 2 1/4 x 24 x 16 3/4 in. ( 5.7 x 61 x 42.5 cm )
Inscriptions: engraved in the center: "Presented to/ Andrew Warner,/ by the / American Art Union,/ January 1st. 1849" in script
Retailer's marks: stamped twice on the underside of the tray: "BALL TOMPKINS & BLACK" above, "C. C. & D." / "N.Y" in rectangul
Wrought and cast silver presentation tray; scalloped, ovoid tray with raised sides and an applied, cast beaded band with scrolled cartouche motifs applied around the rim; two cast, squared strap handles with beaded bands and foliate scroll motifs; engraved in the center, "Presented to/ Andrew Warner/ by the / American Art Union/ January 1st.. 1849" in script; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the tray.
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