London, South Kensington
20 September 2005
A VICTORIAN SILVER TEA TRAY
MARK OF MARTIN HALL & CO., LONDON, 1894
Engraved with a border of stylised oak leaves interspersed with bright-cut ribbon ties, the oval cartouche with sprigs of flowers and interwoven with ribbon strapwork matching the border, pierced with swags, ribbon bows and medallions and with two foliate handles bound with ribbons - 29½in. (75cm.) long, 151oz.
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