Beautiful Vintage Barker Ellis Silver Plated Oval Gallery Tray For Sale
BEAUTIFUL QUALITY VINTAGEBARKER ELLISSILVER PLATEDGALLERYTRAY A Wonderful, fine quality Vintage Silver plate on Copper,Oval Gallery tray produced byBarker Ellisof Birmingham. With a beautiful pierced pattern gallery around the tray.The tray is beautifully decorated with a very nice ornate chased, scroll, flower pattern on a mirror finish background. That not only looks wonderful but also helps to stop items from sliding on the tray. To the centre of this lovely pattern is a rare vacant cartouche for you to personalise yourself if you so wish. A Collectable, high quality, tray. Perfect for cocktails and entertaining in style. Measures 15"Long x 10.5" wide and 1" highapprox. Marked to Base: Barker EllisMADE IN ENGLAND- BARKER BROS - BARKER BROTHERS SILVERSMITHS LTD - BARKER ELLIS SILVER CO Birmingham Firm established in Birmingham in 1801 by Mary Barker. The business was continued by her son William Barker in partnership with Creed under the style Barker & Creed. In 1885 the firm traded under the style Barker Brothers at Unity Works, Paradise Street, Birmingham as a partnership of Herbert Edward Barker and Matthias Barker. In 1903 they moved to new factory premises, Unity Works, Constitution Hill, Birmingham. In 1907 the firm was converted into a limited liability company under the style Barker Brothers Silversmiths Ltd and in the 1960s, merging with Ellis & Co (Birmingham) Ltd, the firm changed to Barker Ellis Silver Co Ltd. In Good, clean bright condition. Fine surface scratching commensurate with age, note of interest thereare old pawn brokers marks under the maker name. Please see my other listings for more Quality Antique & Vintage Tea ware, Trays, Cutlery, Silver & electroplate, Fine Dining items and other unusual Collectables. I am happy to combine postage where possible to save you money.Please note: On 02nd April 2013 Royal Mail increased their postal charges for UK & International Mail significantly. In some cases the prices have almost doubled. The prices l charge are in line with the April increases which can been seen at www.royalmail.com.Please feel free to contact me with any questions you may have and l will be happy to help!