Tray

Object Number: 
1939.415b
Date: 
ca. 1896
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 13 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 33.7 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: center: "MBM" in foliate script stamped: on the base: "TIFFANY & Co/ 5716 MAKERS 6734/ STERLING SILVER/ 925-1000/ T/ 13 IN."
Description: 
Wrought silver tray in the Chrysanthemum pattern; flat, circular scalloped tray with raised and stepped sides; cast, chrysanthemum leaf and flower band applied around the rim; engraved in the center, "MBM" in foliate script; makers' marks on the base.
Gallery Label: 
This tray, and its accompanying pitcher, were a wedding gift to Wilmot Townsend Cox of Glen Cove, Long Island and Maria Duane Bleecker of Long Beach, Long Island, who married in 1896.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Wilmot T. Cox
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group