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On Friday, January 19 the Library will close at 2:30 pm and the Museum will close at 6 pm. On Saturday, January 20 the Museum will open at 3 pm.


Object Number: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 18 1/4 x 13 in. ( 2.9 x 46.4 x 33 cm )
engraved: on the base: " Elizabeth E Gilder/ June 30, 1901" in script stamped: on the base: "S KIRK & SON CO/ 925/1000" engraved: center: "E E G" engraved in script
Wrought silver tray; flat, oval base with concave sides and a wide flat, scalloped rim; rim all over repoussé chased with flowers and ferns; cast, applied, scroll band around the rim; interior of tray all over engraved with a square lattice pattern; foliate garland around an oval reserve in the center with the initials, "E E G" engraved in script; base engraved, " Elizabeth E Gilder/ June 30, 1901" in script; makers' marks on the base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Gilder, 12/14/73
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group