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Tray and Stand

Description

Circular brass tray with dished center with overall mid-eastern style engraved decoration; incised lines may originally have been painted; pierced and scalloped rim; folding iron frame stand, painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1950
Inscriptions
Marked ""18510"" on bottom.
Location of origin
India
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
incising
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
piercing
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
Incised
incising
Iron
iron (metal)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pierced
piercing
Stipple Engraved
TRAY AND STAND
tray stands
trays
Dimensions
23.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.701AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4464

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