Huge 36″ Antique Silver Serving Tray / Platter with Ornate Repoussé & Engraving
A large very fine silver plated platter decorated with thick and beautiful Repoussé and ornate engraving; Stands on 4 claw feet; no monogram.
A large very fine silver plated platter decorated with thick and beautiful Repoussé around the edge of platter, on each handle, and on each foot. Face of platter is also decorated with ornate engraving. Platter stands on 4 claw feet. The platter is not monogramed. The underside of the platter is stamped with a pictorial maker’s mark of a bell with a horizontal line underneath, as well as a pattern #8303 and production #1051-9 – see photographs. The bell mark on silverplate was used by several companies, but it’s unclear who may be the maker in this case (see pictures below). The platter’s approx. Size: 36″ L x 23.5″ W x 2.25″ H; and weighing 14.5 lbs (232 oz). Very fine condition considering age and use.