Salver

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


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 184.

Dimensions

30 cm (11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.672

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Carolyn A. and Peter S. Lynch Gallery (Gallery 132)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Provenance

Either Sarah Colman (d. 1744), leaving her "large Silver Server" to "Sarah Taylor one of the daughters of the Hon. William Tayler" or Benjamin Colman, who had two salvers in his 1747 inventory; in the inventory of Isaac Smith at 27 oz. 5 dwt, in 1787, great-great-great-grandfather of the donors.

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Rose and Elizabeth Townsend