Victorian Mahogany SERVING or BUTLER'S TRAY, with an ORNATE floral pattern of leaves, flowers and borders on the bottom and sides. The edges also have a simple but lovely incised design. 22 1/2" long x 13" wide x 2 deep. The piece features a ONE PIECE carved bottom chamfered (tapered) into rabbets (grooves) on the sides.
The tight grained very wide board and joining technique signify an older piece, from the mid-Victorian period. The corners are mitered and nailed. Generally even coloration with ONE LIGHTER END faded?? The bottom is made from a single wide board with the edges chamfered into a rabbet on the sides. Excellent for use or display.
Could be fitted with glass to protect the wood if desired. The item "Antique VICTORIAN Butler SERVING TRAY Ornate CHIP CARVED Wood Mahogany 1860s" is in sale since Saturday, March 17, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Trays".The seller is "merrivaleflyer" and is located in Marblehead, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.