Tea tray: Oriental motif

 
Tea tray: Oriental motif
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  • Title :     Tea tray: Oriental motif
  • Artist:     Derby Silver Co. Manufacturer
  • Accession:     XX1990.1992
  • Country:     United States Derby Connecticut
  • Date:     circa 1880 1883
  • Dimensions:     Inches 1-1/2 28-5/8 22, Centimeters 3.8 72.7 55.9
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Orientalism , Metal/Metal Design , Animals
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.1992.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Silver-plated fan shaped tea tray with hand-engraved Japanese inspired motifs such as fans, cranes, butterflies, birds, flowers and cattails.