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Sale 2507 Lot 214

Valentine Manchon-Duchesne (1855-1935)
round tray with intertwined foliate decoration
France, 1905
pewter on wood
incised signature and date
inscribed to underside: “Souvenir très reconnaissant / Au De Branly”; together with an associated hanging vase decorated with stylized wisteria and two peacock glass cabochons
tray: 11 11/16″dia x 1 1/8″h


Condition Report:
Some overall wear, scratches, tear and losses to the pewter on tray but largely intact. Hanging vase shows glue residue where pewter layer was reattached at some point in its history. Brass wash shows some wear. One of the glass cabochons with a horizontal crack.

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