Dating from the 1790s, this rare English, Old Sheffield plate (silver and copper) salver tray sits on four shell feet. Note the crest and monogram. A salver was historically used by domestic staff to carry and serve drinks, to carry glasses, dishes and cutlery, as well as presenting letters to a master.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 1½" high x 15¾" wide x 12¼"
Approx. overall 4cm high x 40cm wide x 31cm