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Tray

Tray

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Description
Silver-gilt or vermeil, flat oval tray with piercework gallery having a die-rolled band of pointed leaves and single buds at rim and beading below; four cast tab feet each have an anthemion outlined by split scrolls with rosettes. Oval brass tag stamped "3325" is wired to gallery. Underside struck with three hallmarks; and one mark on gallery exterior at center of long side. Part of a five-piece service, DL*59.2346A-E.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
tray
date made
1819 - 1838
maker
Cahier, Jean-Charles
place made
France: Île-de-France, Paris
place used
Russia
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
gold (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/2 in x 13 3/8 in x 9 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 33.9725 cm x 24.13 cm
ID Number
DL.59.2346E
catalog number
59.2346E
accession number
226997
collector/donor number
72
Credit Line
Gift of Colonel William E. Shipp
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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