French Silver Platter, last quarter 18th century, worn marks possibly for Orleans, maker's mark a crowned "_T" probably for Etienne Tremblay, oval, with engraved monogram and inscription, lg. 14 3/4 in., approx. 48.8 troy oz.
N.B. Reportedly from the summer estate owned by Benjamin and Judith Bussey in Jamaica Plain, now part of the Arnold Arboretum.
Extensive abrasions (some abrasions deep) and wear to surface.
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