Lot 256: WH Chief Usher Rex Scouten Commemorate SP Tray
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [White House/Chief Usher] 12 in. round silverplate tray given to Rex Scouten during the Reagan administration to commemorate his service as White House Chief Usher. Tray inscribed "Rex Scouten/ Chief Usher/ The White House/ 16 Years/ 1970-1986." No visible makers marks on front or back, light surface wear. Provenance: Rex Scouten Collection of White House Americana. Scouten served 10 Presidents from Truman to Clinton, including time as a Secret Service agent, Chief Usher of the White House, and White House Curator.