This is a superb quality antique English Edwardian mahogany oval drinks tray, incorporating profuse walnut, satinwood and olivewood marquetry inlay, circa 1900, in good original condition. Please scroll down to view detailed images of this item. Item: Drinks tray Circa: 1900 Period: Edwardian Provenance: England, UK Woods: Mahogany, satinwood, olivewood, walnut.The tray boasts a central sunburst motif inlay, encircled by further marquetry inlay depicting flowers and stems, incorporating satinwood, olivewood and walnut wood. The quality of craftsmanship and marquetry inlay with which this scene has been created is outstanding and rarely seen.
To the perimeter of the tray is a mahogany single piece banded gallery. The tray retains the original shaped brass carrying handles. The level of detail and craftsmanship displayed in this piece is exceptional, and the quality far surpasses similar trays on the market today. The tray features a rich mahogany colour.As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. This is a very beautiful item with quality construction and is original throughout.
It is rare to see one in such good condition. This item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the hallway to living or dining room. This item would certainly grace any home or office and would be a great investment, as itis extremely functional. So dont miss out on your chance to own such a lovely piece. Height = 6.9cm or 2¾ Width = 65.8cm or 25 or 2ft 1 Depth = 45.2cm or 17¾ or 1ft 5¾.
This item is in good original condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges and brass carrying handles, but nothing significant considering the age of the item, and years of use. Importantly, the marquetry inlay is all original, complete and intact. There are no splits to the tray top either.
The handles are also original. This item is solid in joint and ready to use. All items are professionally packaged and fully insured in transit, therefore, we can assure you, your items will be securely protected in transit and arrive safely with you.Before placing your order(s) please make sure this is the item for you. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity. Yolanda Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yolanda Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yolanda Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield. Please visit the Yolanda Gray website. For further items and information. The item "Antique Edwardian Mahogany Marquetry Inlaid Oval Serving Drinks Butlers Tray" is in sale since Tuesday, September 12, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Trays".
The seller is "yolandagrayantiques" and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.