Exquisite Silver Plate Covered Tureen with a stunning engraved armorial Crest on the front, made for Hotel Flanders of Ocean City, New Jersey by Meriden Silver Co. in the 1920s. Hotel Flanders was a luxury beach front resort whose celebrity guests included such luminaries as actor Jimmy Stewart and Grace Kelly.
This footed tureen has the most beautifully detailed ornate rim, echoed on the elegant foot. Engraved on the front is a decorative armorial crest with a lion and Hotel Flanders. A rare treat to add to your collection of sterling and silver plate serving pieces. It has a stunning patina and is in wonderful condition. It's a 2 pint tureen. The lid has a cut out for a serving spoon.