Unique set of two antique Pearl China sandwich trays from S&J Burton Hanley dated all the way back to the Victorian era. The plates are moulded in a bold floral pattern, styled with handsome gold foliage and flower as a central pattern. The handles of the trays are in an elegant style of swirling foliage with gold details, which give a delicate touch to this antique china tray. The trays' wavy edges are adorned with hand-painted gold lines. These Victorian trays will be the centre of attention with your lovely cucumber sandwiches during afternoon tea.
The S&J Burton Hanley company operated from 1832 to 1845 at Hanley, Staffordshire. All pieces are marked with S&J Burton Hanley hallmark.
The set is in excellent vintage condition considering the age. The gold pattern is faded slightly.
L 295mm x W 225mm x H 35mm