Salver

English (London)
1735–36
Marked by Lewis Pantin I (active about 1734–1744)


Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 31.6 cm (1 1/4 x 12 7/16 in.) Weight: 54 oz (1690g)

Accession Number

2001.112

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard)

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241A)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Markings

Struck on reverse with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1735-6), and with maker's mark of Lewis Pantin I; also struck four times with a device (possibly a Catherine wheel) and maker's mark of Lewis Pantin I.

Provenance

Around 1960, Henry Hardcastle Ltd., York (dealer); 1966, probably sold by Dennis Ward at Christies, London (February 16, 1966), lot 152; purchased by Harvey and Gore (dealers); July 8, 1987, sold by an anonymous owner at Christie's, London, lot 171. A.D.C. Heritage, London; By 1996, most probably sold by A.D.C. Heritage 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