A large and extremely fine early 19th century Old Sheffield shaped oblong tea tray decorated with elegant floral engraving and a central silver “shield” which has a elegant contemporary armorial for importance. The heavily ornate outer border were very popular in that period of time.
Length: 30 inches/76cm (back of handle to back of opposite handle)
Width: 17.3 inches/44.5cm
Condition: Excellent throughout
Note: Original patina. Never been re-plated.