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Object Name: Card tray
Date: ca. 1840
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Medium: Silver
Dimensions: Overall: 3/4 x 7 7/8 in. ( 1.9 x 20 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, New York
Description: Wrought and cast silver tray; flat, rectangular dish with stepped sides and an applied, cast acanthus band around the rim; four cast shell and foliate scroll feet applied to the base; flowers and ferns engraved all over the dish; bright-cut "G" engraved in a scrolled cartouche the center of the dish; makers' marks on the base.
Credit Line: Bequest of Mary MacKaye Greenwood
Object Number: 1969.14
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Marks: Inscription: engraved with centered script: "G" surrounded by engraved and chased leaves, sunflower, tulip. Maker's marks: stamped on base three times in relief, "G. W. & H"

Provenance:

Trays belonged to Greenwood family.