Salver

about 1700
Edward Winslow (American, 1669–1753)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 68

Dimensions

Overall (h x dia of rim): 4.1 x 14.6 cm (1 5/8 x 5 3/4 in.); Other (Dia of foot): 7 cm (2 3/4 in.); Weight: 4 oz., 9 1/2 dwt.

Accession Number

58.333

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Burton A. Cleaves Gallery (Gallery LG27)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Circular tary on splayed foot; reeded edges.

Inscription

"RB to MV"

Markings

Initials "EW" above a fleur-de-lis in a shaped shield

Provenance

1939, lent by Mrs. Robert D. Weston to MFA; 1952, re-lent; 1952, returned; to Melville Weston; 1958, gift of Melville Weston to MFA. (Accession date: March 13, 1958)

Credit Line

Gift of Melville Weston in memory of Anstiss Weston