Overall: 1 3/8 x 21 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. ( 3.5 x 54 x 34.3 cm ) Silver Weight: 65 oz (troy) 4 dwt (2028 g)
Wrought silver tray; flat, chamfered, rectangular base with raised, convex sides and an applied, cast reeded band around the rim; two cast corkscrew handles with curved grips applied to opposite sides; sides outlined with wheel turned decoration; three bands of punched and engraved semi-circles with foliate motifs in their centers around the edges of the tray; "SA" engraved in script in the center, below the Arden family arms, five ostrich feathers; makers' marks stamped on the base.
Bequest of John B. Morris, Jr.
engraved: center: "SA" in script, below the Arden family arms, five ostrich feathers engraved: on the base: "Oz dwts/ 67 . 4" stamped: on the base: "J & I. COX" in roman letters in a rectangle above "N-YORK" in roman letters in a rectangle
This set of trays belonged to Susan Arden.
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