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Newlyn Copper Tray T126
Newlyn Copper Tray T126
Original, quality 1920's oval shaped copper drinks tray with a 'pie crust' gallery and the detail of a 'Cod type fish to the centre. The reverse is stamped "Newlyn" for the maker. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. 15.5" x 8.75" and 1". 
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Price: 265.00


Teachers Whisky Copper Tray A78
Original, quality 1930's small five-sided copper drinks tray with a raised gallery and detailed "Teachers Highland Cream perfection of Old Scotch Whisky 1830 to 1930" and "Wm Teachers and Sons Ltd Distiller". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. 8.5" x 8.5" and 0.5" front to back.  
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Price: 75.00


Teachers Whisky Copper Tray A78



Silver Plated Candle Snuffer Tray CT8
Silver Plated Candle Snuffer Tray CT8
Original, quality, 19th century, silver plated candle snuffer tray, with engraved decoration to the base and raised flower and leaf decoration around the edge of the tray. Complete and in good order. 10.25" x 4" and 0.75". 
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Price: 36.00


Oval Copper Tray T124
Original, quality 1920's copper oval tray with an embossed crocodile skin design overall and a gallery with a rolled over top rim. This very clean example is impressed 'JS and S' for the manufacturer Joseph Sankey and Sons of Staffordshire. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. 16" x 13" x 1.25". 
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Price: 115.00


Oval Copper Tray T124



Newlyn Copper Tray T122
Newlyn Copper Tray T122
Original, quality 1920's rectangular shaped copper drinks tray with a rolled over rim a hammered finish to the floor, a punched scalloped border design and stamped to the upper surface 'Newlyn' for the 'Newlyn School' in Cornwall. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. 18.75" x 7.75" x 0.5". 
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Price: 165.00


Oval Johnnie Walker Copper Tray T118
Original, quality 1920's, oval shaped copper drinks tray embossed with a scene of Johnnie Walker striding along the pavement and detailed "Born Eighteen Twenty, Still Going Strong." The outer turned over rim is embossed in Art Nouveau style letters. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and in good order. The first large oval tray of this model we have seen. 13.5" x 10.25" and 1" front to back.  
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Price: 65.00


Oval Johnnie Walker Copper Tray T118



Large Nickel Plated Tray T116
Large Nickel Plated Tray T116
Original, quality 1920's, large silver or nickel plated tea / drinks tray in the Arts and Crafts style. This example is stamped to the reverse for the manufacturer "James Dixon and Sons of Sheffield" and engraved to the front centre "Presented to Hilton Grundy Esq. As a token of esteem from his old boys Oct 1923." The exaggerated shape has a pie crust rim, two handgrip recesses and an overall chiselled decoration. The plating is rubbed in places but not badly and the underside has not been cleaned or polished. A stunning tray, in good working order. 19.5" x 26" and 1.5" front to back.  
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Price: 245.00


DCL Scotch Whisky Tray T115
Original, quality 1920's / 30's, circular pressed brass drinks tray with a beaded outer rim and a very faint impression of "DCL Scotch Whisky Distillery Company Ltd". The detail is faint but otherwise all is complete and in good order and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 12" diameter x 0.5".  
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Price: 38.00


DCL Scotch Whisky Tray T115



Copper Johnnie Walker Tray T107
Copper Johnnie Walker Tray T107
Original, quality 1920's, circular copper drinks tray embossed with a scene of Johnnie Walker striding along the pavement and detailed "Born Eighteen Twenty Still Going Strong". The turned over outer rim is embossed in Art Nouveau form, upper cased text "Johnnie Walker". The top surface has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 13.25" diameter x 0.75". 
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Price: 65.00


Galleon Copper Tray T85
Original, quality 1930's circular copper drinks tray, with a scalloped rim and a hand beaten design of a galleon to the tray, with a background of bubbles. Stamped to the reverse "Handmade". This example was probably made by 'J and F Pool of Hayle in Cornwall' and it has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 11.25" x 0.75". 
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Price: 115.00


Galleon Copper Tray T85



Oval Copper Tray T78
Oval Copper Tray T78
Original, quality, oval shaped copper tray, circa 1900/1920's, with deep relief, Art Nouveau design to each end and a rolled over rim. No evidence of a maker's mark, but a serious piece of Art Nouveau copper. Has been polished and lacquered and is complete and in good order. 22.5" x 11.75" x 1.25". 
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Price: 230.00


Galleried Copper Tray T76
Original, quality, rectangular shaped copper tea tray, circa 1900, with a deep shaped gallery and an engraved border to the base, of an Art Nouveau form. A chunky and useful tray, lacquered, complete and in good order. 19.5" x 14" x 1.5".  
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Price: 85.00


Galleried Copper Tray T76



Engraved Copper Tray  T64
Engraved Copper Tray T64
Original, quality, 1920's, oval shaped copper tea tray with a scalloped upturned rim. The floor of the tray is of a beaten design with two mythical fish facing eachother engraved in good detail. The reverse of the tray is stamped 'Hand Made' but no other makers marks can be found. All has been polished and lacquered and is complete and in good order. 19" x 13.5" x 1". 
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Price: 156.00


Oval Brass Tea Tray T55
Original, quality heavy brass, oval shaped tea/drinks tray, circa 1900/1920's, with a raised outer rim and open ring handles to each end. This tray was originally nickel plated and much of this has remained on the underside. The raised border has a rope twist embossed decoration, the handles have a beaded design and the main tray has a repeated motif of acanthus leaves and flower heads around the outer edge and an oval design to the centre. A super quality tray. Has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 27" including handles x 17" and 1.75".  
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Price: 300.00


Oval Brass Tea Tray T55



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