Large and heavy tray featuring engraved portrait of George Washington within oval medallion surmounted by star over liberty cap scroll engraved with Declaration of Independence; a sword and two books all festooned with wreath of laurel. Centering the portrait medallion, held aloft by cherubs are fringed curtains diapered in stars. Beneath the portrait is displayed a swaged wreath of plenty bound by ribbon engraved with the names of many American states.
Date: Likely Mid 19th Century
Measurement: 33" by 19.5"
Condition: Tarnished, some silver thinned to cooper on the back, limited to high spots, tarnished, else fine