Crichton English Sterling Silver Massive 26'' Tray / Platter from 1927 in Art Deco Style
Oversized, one-of-a-kind, massive Crichton & Co. sterling silver tray in Art Deco style from 1927 with a molded rim, standing on four bracket feet, measuring 26'' in length by 18'' in width by 1 1/2'' in height, weighing an impressive 190 troy ounces, and bearing hallmarks and a monogram at the center as shown.
Crichton & Co. was established around 1890 by Lionel Alfred Crichton. In 1920 the firm was active with premises in London (22 Old Bond street), New York (636 Fifth Avenue) and Chicago (622 South Michigan Avenue). The firm went out of business in the 1950s. The British Museum has Crichton pieces in its permanent collection.
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