A pair of gifts from Phyllis Diller to Milton Berle
Comprising a Towle silverplate tray engraved, "Happy Birthday / Milton / Love / Phyllis Diller," and a framed watercolor by Diller entitled Dance. Berle and Diller had a long friendship and Diller once stated that Berle's multimillion dollar NBC contract inspired her to become a comedian.
Tray: 14 x 11 in.; Painting, overall: 13 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.