Date & Origin
Excellent, age-related wear as shown
Length: 52cm Width: 39cm
A mid 19th century black lacquered Papier Mache tray hand pained with colourful flowers and geometric patterns around the rim. Just as practical today as it was 150 years ago and in superb condition. A fine example.
Hand made around the time of the Franco-Prussian War, also known as the war of 1870 in France.