Salver

about 1740–56
Jacob Hurd (American, 1702 or 1703–1758)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 193

Dimensions

34.29 cm (13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.2849

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Provenance

Although the initials are not Hurd's engraving, the salver could have belonged to Abigail May, who gave it to her daughter Sophia (1784-1870_ who married Edward Tuckerman III as his second wife; descended in the family to Mrs. Orton Loring Clark (Margaret Tuckerman), from whom it was bought.

Credit Line

Gift of Guy Warren Walker, Jr.