Salver

English (London)
1724–25
Marked by David Fleurant


Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 33 cm (3 3/8 x 13 in.) Weight: 54 oz 2 dwt (1682 g)

Accession Number

2001.29

Medium or Technique

Silver (sterling standard), gilt

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241A)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver-gilt

Markings

The field struck with hallmarks (leopard's head, lion passant, date letter for 1724-5) and with maker's mark of Fleurant David, the foot with date letter and traces of two further defaced marks.

Provenance

February 15, 1967, sold by a "gentleman", at Christie's, London. Spink & Son Ltd, London; By 1996, most probably sold by Spink & Son 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