Salver

English (London)
1714–15
Marked by Augustine Courtauld (1686–1751)


Dimensions

Overall: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.) Weight: 43 oz 18 dwt (1366g)

Accession Number

2001.105

Medium or Technique

Silver (Britannia standard)

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241A)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Struck on reverse with hallmarks (lion's head erased, Brittania, date letter for 1714-5), and with maker's mark of Augustine Courtauld.

Provenance

May 23, 1990, sold by an anonymous owner at Christie's, London, lot 210. S. J. Phillips, Ltd, London; by 1996, most probably sold by S. J. Phillips to 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