Vintage Hotel Silver Food Dome and Underplate, made by Reed and Barton for the luxury Ocean Line American Export with their ship flag logo on the side. The Export Steamship Corporationwas organized in began operating cargo services to the Mediterranean from New York in 1919. Glory in the days of gone by elegance and excitement with this gorgeous piece to set your most elegant and thrilling table for family and friends, for dinner parties, holidays and every day. Or simply display with your collection of silver of bygone eras.
This large collectible gem dates to 1937, marked with the year mark of Reed & Barton inside the cover and the bottom of the underplate. Love its storied past, this will surely become one of the most unique pieces in your hotel silver collection. Both of these have a great weight, as shown, the patina of time, this was used, and every day, on the cruise liner, the scars of time are worn proudly!