Another interesting facet of the Meek & Beach stock trays is the cataloging/numbering they used directly on their trays, often with a name or phrase for the subject art. These clues, similar to Copy Right dates on the art used on some trays can make it confusing, so we will try to tease out the details and help you with your estimates and accurate representation of these trays history.
Significant research has been done to try to sort this information out, but inconsistences and missing information is strewn across this story, leaving gaps and guesses. If you believe you have broken another portion of the Meek & Beach ‘stock tray code,’ we would love to hear from you. And if you have examples of stock images we missed, then please forward them so we can add them to the database.
On to the Meek & Beach Catalog of Stock Trays
Fascinating view of proposed establishment branding capabilities of these stock trays - from their own sales catalog