Large antique metal tole ware tray with a hand painted center medallion of a charming bird's nest filled with 5 blue Robin's eggs. There are also butterflies, a bee, flowers and cherries surrounding the nest. The border is a gold stenciled design with red. It is oval in shape with a black background, hand rolled edges and dates from the late 1800's. The tray is heavy and sturdy, the paint is stable and can be used in a variety of ways or it can be hung. Measures:25 1/2" x 19 x 2 1/2" thick. Very good condition ,painting has been touched up.
19th C Hand-Painted Tole Tray w Robin's Eggs in a Bird's Nest