Barker - Ellis Brothers Vintage Silverplate Tray - Engraved Heraldic Crest - Wow
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Barker - Ellis Brothers Vintage Silverplate Tray - Engraved Heraldic Crest - Wow:
Up for sale is astunning vintage BARKER BROTHERS Silver Co. large serving tray featuring a spectacular engraved heraldic crest.Intricately pierced and graved sides with stunning applied floral rim surrounds the handsome engraved4 1/2" crest. PLEASE look closely at all the pictures so that you can better see the beauty and quality of this antique English silver tray. MARKED AS SHOWN -Orb & Cross Made in ENGLAND.
The bottom has the classicBarker Brother's hallmark / insignia (an orb w/ cross) and "Made in England" which was required on all silver originating in England after the 1870's. Formerly Barker Brothers which was founded in Birmingham ENGLAND in 1860 . Later known as ELLIS - BARKER in U.S. and BARKER - ELLIS in U. BROTHERS / BARKER - ELLIS silver plate is considered to be highly collectible
The vintage tray measures approximately 14 5/8" across and 1 1/4" high. Stored for many years -I have lightly polished., you will probably want to polish again. Normal surface wear/ scratches as expected for the age.Avery small"ding / crease" can beseen in photo. Very minimal, but must be mentioned for complete accuracy. Faint copper "bleeding" throughtherim as well as crest.
We try to describe all items as accurately as possible. Please check my 100% POSITIVE response ~ Please feel free to ask questions before ship twice weekly via USPS. Payment in full, via PAYPAL is expected within 3 days of end of sale. I am happy to combine sales for reduced shipping cost!Insurance willbe added for a small additional fee. NOTE: I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR UNINSURED SALES ARE FINAL - feel free to ask questions before offerding!