Georgian octagonal scarlet papier maché tray. The deep border to the outside of India Rose decoration and with chinoiserie to the inside, the base also with a border of painted India Rose and gilt leaves. To the underside are painted instructions to the decorator: 32 Crimson Edge India Rose Bottom CE. Carrying handles inset to the sides. Now on an X-frame folding stand.
English, circa 1800 - 1820