Lot 380: ORIVIT ART NOUVEAU PEWTER-MOUNTED OAK SERVING TRAY, CIRCA 1900
October 26, 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
ART NOUVEAU PEWTER-MOUNTED OAK SERVING TRAY, CIRCA 1900
the mounts with twin handles, cast with whiplash foliage, stamped marks, 49.5cm across; and an ART NOUVEAU CERAMIC TRAY, with brass mounts, decorated with a printed floral and foliate design, maker's marks, 39.5cm across (2)
Pewter tray: tray in good original condition; minor light marks and scratches to the wood; metal in good condition, some areas of light surface tarnish and flaking; split to metal on one tendril on the side rim; clearly marked 'ORIVIT' 2579, under the handle; there are two screws missing from under the base
Ceramic Tray: in good overall condition; with some patches of fine crazing to the glaze; one handle has been re-soldered; some surface scratches to the underside of tray; light scratches here and there
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