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    Ornate James A. Garfield Silverplate Serving Tray This is a classic Victorian piece, sitting on four elaborate 1.5" feet. Featured in the center is an incised bust of Garfield. Charming decorative border with birds and flowers has no funereal feel, and we suspect this item was made during the 1880 campaign or, more probably, to honor the new president in 1881, rather than as a memorial item. Beautiful condition but for rich tarnish patina, which of course could be cleaned off if one wished. 11.5" x 8" x 1.75".

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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