FOLK ART ENGRAVED SHIP PORTRAIT / PRESENTATION PIECE, executed on mirror plate, scene depicting a three-masted vessel plying the waters, inscribed "The Frigate Nellie / From A. C. B. to Mrs. A. B.", signed "J. E. Lloyd" lower right. Housed in a 19th-century molded walnut frame with ebonized detail and gilt sight edge. Third quarter 19th century. 7 1/2" x 11 1/2" sight, 10 1/2" x 14 1/2" OA. Provenance: From a New England private collection.
Very good overall condition with minor discoloration to mirror plate.