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Salver

English (London)
1702–03
Marked by David Willaume I (British, 1658–about 1741)


Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 29.3 cm (2 9/16 x 11 9/16 in.) Weight: 38 oz 4dwt (1189 g)

Accession Number

2001.25

Medium or Technique

Silver (Britannia standard)

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241A)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

The reverse struck with hallmarks (lion's head erased, Britannia, date letter for 1702-3) and with maker's mark of David Williaume I.

Provenance

Made for Thomas Wentworth, Lord Raby, later Earl of Strafford (1672-1739). June 2, 1989, sold by an anonymous owner at S.J. Phillips Ltd., London, lot 179, where most probably bought by Alan and Simone Hartman, New York, NY; 2001, gift of Alan and Simone Hartman. (Accession date: February 21, 2001)

Credit Line

Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman and Harriet J. Bradbury Fund