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DescriptionA Mappin & Webb Silver Tray with Classical Motifs, Sheffield, 1937
Marks: (lion passant), (crown), u, M&W
14-1/2 inches high x 22 inches wide (36.8 x 55.9 cm)
74.74 troy ounces
The sterling platter having pierced rolled rim decorated with classical motifs including lions, urns, and masques, scrolled handles with male masques and grapevines, interior ground with scrolled engraving embellished with eagles in cardinal formation, cartouche engraved with Spanish armorial crest.
Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000.
Errant scratching, minor warping to rolled rim possibly inherent to manufacture, light scuffing to underside, with wear commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
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