Tray

Description
Flat circular tray with triple-stepped molded rim engraved across its well "AMANDA DRAYE / IN RECOGNITION OF / TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF SERVICE / WITH / MARSHALL FIELD & COMPANY / COMPLETED IN 1945" followed by four signatures; an armorial device for Field, consisting of a coat of arms having a chevron between three wheatsheafs, above, and "PRESENTED IN 1950" below. Rim reverse struck incuse "MARSHALL FIELD & COMPANY / STERLING" in sans serif letters. No foot ring.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
tray
date made
1950
date presented
1950
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
average spatial: 23 cm; x 9 1/16 in
overall: 1/2 in x 9 1/8 in; 1.27 cm x 23.1775 cm
place retailed; place presented
United States: Illinois, Chicago
ID Number
1992.0294.02
catalog number
1992.0294.02
accession number
1992.0294
subject
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Saints Peter and Paul Congregation in memory of Miss Amanda S. Draye
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