Open the tray measures 8 1/2" high at handle and 4 1/2" high to top plate. Plates measure 7 5/8 in diameter. We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible.We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "UNUSUAL VINTAGE ENGLISH SILVER PLATE 3-TIER FOLDING DESSERT TRAY" is in sale since Sunday, March 2, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate\Platters & Trays". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.