1940s Platters and Serveware

Sterling Plate

Sterling Plate

By Lunt Silver
Sterling Plate
Lunt Silver
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A sterling dish in the early Dublin by Lunt Silversmiths. Irish sterling silver is known for its austere and simple designs. This piece has no etchings or decoration, just a scallope...
Moroccan Handcrafted Brass Round Tray
Moroccan Handcrafted Brass Round Tray
Moroccan Artist
Vintage 1940s Moroccan Moorish Platters and Serveware
Brass
Hand chased brass Moroccan round serving tray. Typically used for tea service. Hand carved vintage metal tray with etching motif. Handcrafted in Morocco, very nice patina.  
Lunt Cake Plate

Lunt Cake Plate

By Lunt Silver
Lunt Cake Plate
Lunt Silver
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
The perfect size for a pie or cake, its flat surface is ideal for serving. Soft etching of flowers, garlands and latticework encircle the rim. In the center, a cartouche awaits your ...
Sterling Chippendale Bowl

Sterling Chippendale Bowl

By Wallace Silversmiths
Sterling Chippendale Bowl
Wallace Silversmiths
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
This sterling bowl has an oblong shape. The corners are scalloped giving it a softer look. It’s a nice size for day-to-day entertaining; not too big or small. Either for food or snac...
Hammered Basket

Hammered Basket

By Matthews Company
Hammered Basket
Matthews Company
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A hand-hammered basket on pedestal with handle. The handle folds down, allowing you to store it easily. Around the edge, there’s a ring of cut-out work with a pattern of urns and wre...
Sterling Plate

Sterling Plate

By Gorham Manufacturing Company
Sterling Plate
Gorham Manufacturing Company
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Manufactured by the Gorham Company of Rhode Island. This sterling dish has a raised, swirl-like design going around the edge. It’s a very practical size, great for sweets or baked tr...
Wm. Kerr Hammered Tray

Wm. Kerr Hammered Tray

By William B. Kerr & Co.
Wm. Kerr Hammered Tray
William B. Kerr & Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A hammered oblong tray with an Old English P monogram engraved in the centre. Although it’s oblong in shape, there are six sides to it. It has a border wrapping around and then a fla...
Sterling Plate

Sterling Plate

By Meriden Britannia Company
Sterling Plate
Meriden Britannia Company
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
There is a raised pattern of shells that are connected to each other going around the entire border. In the center an Old English letter W monogram that is hand engraved.  
Tiffany Apple Dishes

Tiffany Apple Dishes

By Tiffany & Co.
Tiffany Apple Dishes
Tiffany & Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A set of three Tiffany & Co apple design candy dishes. Drawing on nature and natural form, these apple dishes pay homage to natures beauty and the simple yet perfect earthly things w...
1940 Reed and Barton Tray
1940 Reed and Barton Tray
Reed & Barton
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
For those who don't like their sterling with too much fuss or too simple but like just a little decorative pattern, listen up. This tray has a half inch etched swirl pattern with a r...
Sterling Sectional

Sterling Sectional

By International Silver
Sterling Sectional
International Silver
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
This sterling oval shaped piece is hand-hammered and has three sections. A large centre sectional and one smaller on each side. The edge is scalloped thereby giving it an earthy feel...
Austrian Long Dish
Austrian Long Dish
Unknown
Vintage 1940s Austrian Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
If you’re looking for something different or unique, read on because this piece is unusual. A very long and narrow dish that stands on four legs. It has a light touch of hammering an...
Snazzy English Art Deco Sterling Silver Salver ...
Walker & Hall
Vintage 1940s English Art Deco Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
George VI sterling silver salver. Made by Walker & Hall in Sheffield in 1946. Octagonal with tapering sides and flat rim with egg and dart. Four supports with applied egg and dart an...
Pair of Sterling Windsor Dishes
Reed & Barton
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
This pair of dishes designed in the iconic windsor pattern have a scalloped rim. On the inside wall they curve and have ridges to conform with the scalloping. They are so practical t...

Sterling Compotes

By Frank Whiting
Sterling Compotes
Frank Whiting
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
These sterling silver compotes have old-world charm to them. A rich motif of paisley shaped etchings decorate the entire edge. In the centre a fluted design with more etchings and fi...
Tiffany Sterling Vanity Tray
Tiffany & Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A handsome rectangular tray that can be used in a variety of ways. Placed on your front hallway table or desk, it is the perfect size to keep your mail. Or in your bedroom a neat way...

Compote by Meriden Britannia

By Meriden Britannia Company
Compote by Meriden Britannia
Meriden Britannia Company
Vintage 1940s American Platters and Serveware
Sterling Silver
A lovely piece with a scalloped edge and wreaths of flowers decorating the circumference. There’s something very bridal about this piece; it’s feminine and delicate in style. In the ...
Pair of Tiffany Candy Dishes
Tiffany & Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Proudly offering a pair of candy dishes by Tiffany & Co. A simple pattern of cutout goes around the outer rim. Everyone loves a pair and these go with any room decor. Somethings are ...

Tiffany Dish

By Tiffany & Co.
Tiffany Dish
Tiffany & Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Tiffany, the name is synonymous with fine craftsmanship and quality. Here’s an example of a Tiffany & Co dish that lives up to the hype. A ring of symmetrical pierced work around the...

Sterling Basket

By The Webster Co.
Sterling Basket
The Webster Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
This traditional sterling basket will remind you of the summers and holidays spent at your grandparents. It will invoke memories that were long forgotten; family get togethers and la...

1946 Sterling Silver Salver

By E. Silver & Co.
1946 Sterling Silver Salver
E. Silver & Co.
Vintage 1940s English Platters and Serveware
Sterling Silver
An exceptional, fine and impressive, large vintage George VI English sterling silver salver; an addition to our silver dining collection. This exceptional vintage George VI sterli...

Tiffany Breadbasket

By Tiffany & Co.
Tiffany Breadbasket
Tiffany & Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Either as a breadbasket or cookie tray, this piece is sure to delight for years to come. A beaded border along the outer rim with extensive cutout work on the inside wall. The perfec...
Set of 1940s Portuguese Majolica Ceramic Trompe...
Vintage 1940s Portuguese Mid-Century Modern Platters and Serveware
Majolica, Ceramic
A colorful wall decoration with four excellent Majolica glazed ceramic pieces with seafood trompe l'oeil decorations. Such a realistic representation with crabs an lobsters. A n amaz...

Sterling Leaf Dish

By Reed & Barton
Sterling Leaf Dish
Reed & Barton
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
I am so excited to be offering this unique leaf dish; it is the first one I have seen in all my years in the silver business. A large leaf shaped dish with ridges and texture to mimi...

Strawberry Sterling Dish

By Watson Silver
Strawberry Sterling Dish
Watson Silver
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A fabulous strawberry leaf dish being offered. It has a scalloped edge that is in the shape of a leaf and a sunken interior. Inside there is a vine, leaf and strawberry motif. The in...

English Gravy Boat and Plate

By Sheffield Silver Co.
English Gravy Boat and Plate
Sheffield Silver Co.
Vintage 1940s English Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Gravy is messy, but serving it doesn’t need to be. This English gravy boat comes with an under-tray that makes passing it not only easy but neat. No more drips on your lovely tablecl...
Georg Jensen Art Deco Sauceboat No. 761
Harald Nielsen
Vintage 1940s Danish Art Deco Platters and Serveware
Sterling Silver
Georg Jensen Art Deco sauceboat no. 761 designed by Harald Nielsen in 1930. This sauceboat in hand-hammered throughout and very heavy. Post 1945 hallmarks.

Sterling Platter on Pedestal

By Black, Starr & Frost
Sterling Platter on Pedestal
Black, Starr & Frost
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A swirl like design wraps around the entire rim of this platter. It sits on a center pedestal which lifts it off the surface. In the center there is a hand engraved monogram (RSG).  
Dish on Pedestal
Unknown
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Resting on a center pedestal, this dish has delicate openwork around the corners. But don’t let the openwork fool you, this is a heavy solid piece. We also love the hand engraved mon...

Tiffany & Co Breadbasket

By Tiffany & Co.
Tiffany & Co Breadbasket
Tiffany & Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Three rows of rectangular cutout adorn the entire circumference of this piece. The edge curves out on two sides but maintains it’s rectangular shape. In the center a hand engraved mo...

Sterling Breadbasket

By Meriden Britannia Company
Sterling Breadbasket
Meriden Britannia Company
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Sometimes less is more and here’s a fine example. This lovely midcentury sterling breadbasket. A simple form and a modern clean look. The inner rim is scalloped and there’s a hand en...

Roger Williams Dish

By Roger Williams Silver Co.
Roger Williams Dish
Roger Williams Silver Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Circular cutout, fleur-de-lis cutout followed by a smaller circular and fleur-de-lis cutout...making for a truly lovely decorative pattern around the entire dish.

International Silver Company

By International Silver
International Silver Company
International Silver
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Pastries? Cucumber sandwiches? Petit fours? Whichever it is, you’ll have this lovely dish to serve them in. A great and practical size for those small intimate get-togethers.  

Sterling Silver Basket

By Watson Silver
Sterling Silver Basket
Watson Silver
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver, Glass
An entire body of pretty lattice work and a handle that folds down for easy storage. This basket can be used for a host of things: fill it with chocolates and sweets, maybe a relish ...

Sterling Basket

By George Henckel & Sons
Sterling Basket
George Henckel & Sons
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
This basket has lattice work on the outer edge interspersed with bouquets of flowers. The handle also has lattice work and in the center a hand engraved monogram. The baskets edge is...

Sterling Silver Tazz

By Frank Whiting
Sterling Silver Tazz
Frank Whiting
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A lovely tazz to use when entertaining. It has a scalloped edge with indentations. Along the inside, eight sets of etched flowers and garlands can be found between each ridge. There ...
Gorham Sterling Silver Reticulated Footed Bowl ...
Gorham Manufacturing Company
Vintage 1940s American International Style Serving Bowls
Sterling Silver
Gorham sterling silver reticulated bowl platter. Highly detailed on the base as well as the motif around the diameter.  
Black Starr and Frost Compotes and Cake Plate
Black, Starr & Frost
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Proudly offering a three-piece suite, pair of compotes and matching cake plate. Sleek but with a scalloped border and base, these pieces have an early-American federalist style. Imag...

Reed & Barton Tray

By Reed & Barton
Reed & Barton Tray
Reed & Barton
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
This reticulated tray has an old-world elegance that's sure to impress! Delicately etched flowers and leaves surround each of the four shells that are raised. All the etchings are cr...
Sterling Silver Breadbasket with Handles
Reed & Barton
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
This Jensen-esque style breadbasket has a modern look with just a little design on the handles. If you’re familiar with Jensen’s Blossom, you will recognize the similarities; it is t...
Sterling Silver Oval Dish
Hardy & Hayes
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
An elegant oval dish with baskets of flowers on each side. In between each of these, more flowers and a crown-like design above them. The exterior rim and interior rim are identical ...

Watson & Co Platter

By Watson Silver
Watson & Co Platter
Watson Silver
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
There's something Autumn-like about this platter. It's very simple and understated with just a hint of work around the edge. Leaves, flowers and scrolls bring to mind the fall foliag...
Tiffany Sterling Breadbasket
Tiffany & Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
This oval breadbasket has a cutout design around the entire edge. Oval followed by square repeated. Definitely not an ornate piece and also not plain; a nice mix of the two styles.  

Mexican Sterling Platter

By Juvento Lopez Reyes
Mexican Sterling Platter
Juvento Lopez Reyes
Vintage 1940s Mexican Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
This modernism platter by the renowned silversmith Lopez Reyes was way ahead of its time; using a clean unadorned style with an abstract shape. Around the outer rim an indented handl...

Large Sterling Tray

By Poole Silver Co.
Large Sterling Tray
Poole Silver Co.
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Either under a tea set or on its own, this huge sterling tray will be useful. Since it does not have any decorations, it can work with any tea set you may need a tray for. A scallope...
Sterling Art Nouveau Candy Dish
Reed & Barton
Vintage 1940s American Art Nouveau Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A fabulous piece of estate sterling silver from 1948. It has a scalloped edge with blown-out flowers and is in the Art Nouveau style. Inspired by natural forms particularly the curve...
Bowl on Pedestal with Under-Tray
Towle Silversmiths
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
This fabulous duo is yours for the taking. A large tray on pedestal and the matching bowl on a pedestal. Used together or separately there is so many functions. For example, fill the...

Basket

By International Silver
Basket
International Silver
Vintage 1940s American Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A charming motif of flowers, garlands and other decorative patterns encircle the outer edge. The handle folds down, making it easy to store away. Ideal for chocolates or any other sw...
Moroccan Handcrafted Silver Round Tray with Bra...
Moroccan Artist
Vintage 1940s Moroccan Moorish Platters and Serveware
Silver Plate, Brass
Gorgeous hand chased silver plated large Moroccan round serving tray. Hand-carved amazing Moorish etching motif and silver finish with brass floral design on the trim. George V sty...
Moroccan Handcrafted Silver Round Tray
Moroccan Artist
Vintage 1940s Moroccan Moorish Platters and Serveware
Silver Plate, Brass
Gorgeous hand chased silver plated large Moroccan round serving tray on three removable legs. Typically used for tea service. Hand carved amazing etching motif and silver finish. ...
American Modern Ceramic Celery Tray by Russel W...
Russel Wright, Steubenville
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Platters and Serveware
Earthenware
Stylish and functional American modern celery tray by Russel Wright for Steubenville Pottery of Ohio, circa 1940s. The ultramodern design emphasizes soft cures and simple glazing. Th...
Ceramic Platter by Lee Rosen for Design Technics
Design Technics, Lee Rosen
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
This ceramic platter by Lee Rosen for Design Technics is a functional decorative art object. It's lovely to look at, and it also makes an excellent serving plate or tray. The hand pa...
Traditional English Sterling Silver Georgian Pi...
Israel Freeman & Son Ltd.
Vintage 1940s English Georgian Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
George VI sterling silver salver. Made in London in 1946. Circular with molded curvilinear piecrust rim and three hoof supports. Worn maker’s mark (possibly Israel Freeman). Weight: ...
Royal Copenhagen Unique Plate by Richard Boeche...
Royal Copenhagen, Richard Boecher
Vintage 1940s Danish Art Nouveau Platters and Serveware
Porcelain
Royal Copenhagen unique plate by Richard Boecher from October, 1940. Measures: 25.2 cm and is in perfect condition.
Sterling Silver Salver, Vintage George VI
Elkington & Company
Vintage 1940s English Other Sterling Silver
Silver, Sterling Silver
A fine and impressive vintage George VI English sterling silver salver; an addition to our silver dining collection. This fine vintage George VI English sterling silver salver has...
Vintage Art Deco German Silver Salver
M.H. Wilkens & Söhne
Vintage 1940s German Art Deco Serving Pieces
Silver
A fine and impressive vintage German silver salver in the Art Deco style; an addition to our continental silver collection. This fine vintage German silver salver has an oval panell...
1940 Art Deco Cup with Pedestal
Vintage 1940s European Art Deco Platters and Serveware
Glass, Chrome, Wood
Fruit bowl or biscuit in molded glass on wooden stand and chromed metal. Art Deco Circa 1940
Sterling Silver Drinks Tray by Israel Freeman &...
Israel Freeman & Son Ltd.
Vintage 1940s British Platters and Serveware
Sterling Silver
An exceptional, fine and impressive vintage George VI English sterling silver drinks tray; an addition to silver tea ware collection. This exceptional vintage George VI sterling s...
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