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Tray

Tray
Tray
Title
Tray
Date 
ca. 1896
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 13 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 33.7 cm )
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Wilmot T. Cox
Object Number 
1939.415b
Marks 
engraved: center: "MBM" in foliate script stamped: on the base: "TIFFANY & Co/ 5716 MAKERS 6734/ STERLING SILVER/ 925-1000/ T/ 13 IN."
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group