Hand-painted porcelain tray with a whimsical monkey hanging
from a tall palm tree against a background of calligraphy. Exuberant colorful yellow, green and turquoise border decoration "frames" the central image. Marked John Derian New York Peint a la Main.
Arts & Crafts movement hand-hammered copper tray. Made
by the Dryad Handicrafts and Metal Work Company, set up in Leicester England by Harry Hardy Peach, in 1912. Impressed maker's mark on underside. Light wear, oxidation spots.