American. <em>Tray</em>, ca. 1935. Chromed metal, painted glass, wood, 1 1/2 x 18 1/16 x 12 1/16in. (3.8 x 45.9 x 30.6cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Sanford L. Smith & Associates, Ltd., 1990.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1990.5_bw.jpg)



Medium: Chromed metal, painted glass, wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1935

Dimensions: 1 1/2 x 18 1/16 x 12 1/16in. (3.8 x 45.9 x 30.6cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 1990.5

Image: 1990.5_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Tray chromed metal, painted glass, wood. Rectangular tray of reverse painted glass in an abstract geometric design in black, red, and ivory. Outer edge cased in chromed metal with a gallery consisting of two short cylindrical posts flanking a cylindrical wood handle with chromed ends at the right and left sides and a single, central cylindrical post along the other sides. A thin metal rod runs along the perimeter of gallery through holes in the posts. Underside of tray is wood-grain composite board. CONDITION: Good. Some scratches, discoloration and pitting on chromed parts.

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