Salver

About 1760–70
Myer Myers (American, about 1723–1795)


Object Place: New York, New York

Catalogue Raisonné

Eighteenth-Century American Arts No. 162; Buhler, 1972, No. 506

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 kg (1.1 lb.) Other (Overall): 20.5cm (8 1/16in.)

Accession Number

39.102

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Markings

Marked "a" on back of cast rim.

Engraved "ES" on bottom near rim; added in center of bottom, in script: "Elizabeth Maunsell.1759. / Mary Bradhurst.1782. / Mary Theresa Clark. 1828. / Sarah M. Schieffelin. 1859."

Provenance

Engraved: " Elizabeth Maunsell. 1759. / Mary Bradhurst 1782 / Mary Theresa Clark. 1828 / Sarah M. Schieffelin. 1859." Subsequent history unknown. Purchased in 1939 from C.W. Lyon for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts."

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts