Regent Antiques has been trading in London for three decades. We specialise in English and Continental antique furniture, silver and porcelain. Our main markets are Europe and North America and we export worldwide. Antique English Art Deco Silver Plated Lazy Susan Serving Tray Circa 1920. This is a superb and rare Antique Art Deco silver plated "Lazy Susan", by Kentshire of Sheffield circa 1920 in date.
The octagon shaped rotating serving tray features a fitted central soup tureen with ladle, four lidded entree dishes, a salt and a pair of pepper shakers and a mustard with spoon. The compartment can be filled with hot water to keep the food warm and it can be emptied by a tap underneath. The craftsmanship is second to none throughout all aspects of this piece and this exceptional ensemble is sure to add an unparalleled touch of class to any fine dining experience. This item is English made and is silver on copper.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation. Height 41 x Width 71 x Depth 71. Height 1 foot, 4 inches x Width 2 foot, 4 inches x Depth 2 foot, 4 inches.
Lazy Susan (or Lazy Suzy) is a turntable rotating. They are usually circular and placed in the center of a circular table to share dishes easily among the diners. It is likely that the explanation of the term Lazy Susan, and who Susan was, has been lost to history. But its use well predates both the advertisement and (probably) the country. Part of the mystery arises from the variety of devices that were grouped under the term dumb waiter today written.
Describes how silent machines had replaced over-garrulous servants at some tables and, by the 1750s. Was praising the "foreign" but discreet devices in verse.It is, however, almost certain that the devices under discussion were wheeled. Similar to those introduced by. Where they were known as étagères.
At some point during or before the 3rd quarter of the 18th century, the name dumb waiter also began to be applied to rotating trays. Finally, by the 1840s, Americans were applying the term to.Small elevators carrying food between floors. Then popularized this usage, replacing the previous meanings of dumbwaiter. Take a tour of our London showrooms. Take Piccadilly line to Manor House station. Go to top of escalators and turn left. Take exit 7 and walk straight on for 10 metres. Manor Warehouse is on the right. There is car parking available on site. Please make all cheques payable to Regent Antiques. Bank details: Regent Antiques - BBVA - Account: 05701615 - Sort: 23-59-11. For the best value, we recommend offsetting this cost by purchasing multiple items. The item "Antique English Art Deco Silver Plated Lazy Susan Serving Tray Circa 1920" is in sale since Wednesday, September 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silver Plate\Other Silver Plate". The seller is "regentantiquesuk" and is located in London N4 1BX. This item can be shipped worldwide.