Tray

1929
Possibly designed by Erik Magnussen (Danish (active in the United States), 1884–1961), For Gorham Manufacturing Company (active 1865–1961)


Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Dimensions

37.9 x 52.2 cm (14 15/16 x 20 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1999.251

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Europe

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Elliptical form with lobed, convex border that radiates outward.

Inscription

None.

Markings

Underneath tray are the incuse marks "GORHAM" in roman letters / lion passant, anchor and gothic letter "G" each in a losenge / STERLING in sans serif letters / A13827 / 20 in. / [dirigible].

Provenance

Purchased by the donor from Lillian Nassau Antiques, New York City, January 1986.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection