Don Shoemaker Large Exotic Wood Inlaid Tray for Señal, circa 1970Automaton Vintage Furnishings
Exquisitely crafted slim rectangular shape tray designed by Don Shoemaker for Sen~al of Mexico. Taking advantage of the expertise provided by Mexican artisans, Shoemaker founded Sen~al which produced utilitarian objects, such as this stunning example.
The tray has rosewood casing with integrated handles and displays an inlay pattern made up of alternating species of exotic wood in various shades which creates a striking visual arrangement. On the back of the tray the original Sen~al label can be found on the underside and there is a hook for mounting this piece to the wall and showcase it as a work of art. This striking piece would make a great interior accent to any space. With its mix of natural materials this tray would also add texture and warmth to residential hospitality or corporate environments.
Measurements: 1.75" H x 23" W x 16" D
Very good vintage condition. As expected, minor signs of use commensurate with its age are evident. Label has been slightly torn but still legible.