Circa 1934 Reed and Barton Silver Plate Serving Tray. Reed and Barton was founded in 1824 and have risen to become the most recognizable names in American silver. They have done everything from producing the Atlanta 1996 Olympic medals to having a very long-standing relationship and history with the White House. This elegant serving tray has endless uses. Use this tray to serve drinks and food, or use it as an ottoman tray, place on a dresser to display perfumes, a centerpiece base, A home decor accent, a breakfast in bed tray, or a unique gift idea. Some things in life are best served on a silver platter.