A very elegant long oval Asparagus dish, outlined with a beaded border and a cut-out handle to each end.
The removable Asparagus rack has a receptacle to accept the matching sauce boat to serve a Hollandaise or butter sauce.
Both pieces have matching marks for the top-quality silversmith, Mappin & Webb. Marked "Triple Deposit / Mappin & Webb / Princes Plate / London & Sheffield"
Excellent condition, measuring 20" wide x 8". Dating to around 1900.