A magnificent Chinese Export silver rectangular tray. Superb weight – 2,256 grams!
The border of the tray is decorated with applid plum blossom. The centre of the tray is hand engraved with flowering plum blossom branches and there is an oval reserve for engraving. Plum blossom symbolises new beginnings.
The back of the tray has been engraved with the initials of the original owners and the date – 1891.