Rare and unusual Papier Mache Lacquered Tray "Quatro Centenario do Descobrimento da India" burgundy color and gilt decoration. Center cartouche commemorates the ships and the coat of arms of Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama, 1st Count of Vidigueira, as well as the discovery of India in 1498. Circa 1890s
Measures 24" x 19".
Some cracks in lacquer.