14 September 2006
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BUTLER'S TRAY-ON-STAND
THE TRAY THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY,THE STAND 19TH CENTURY
The rectangular tray with a solid gallery, lower at the front and pierced at the sides for carrying handles, on a detachable folding stand with webbed brass-studded slats and turned crossed legs supported by turned stretchers
The tray: 4 in. (10 cm.) high; 29¼ in. (74 cm.) wide; 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep
The stand: 29½ in. (75 cm.) high; 21½ in. (54.5 cm.) wide; 20½ in. (52 cm.) deep
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