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Salver

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The salver is a stamped shallow form with three cast feet and an applied stamped band on the rim. The interior is densely engraved with concentric rings of flat geometric shapes, punctuated with medallions depicting a lady, a knight, and two interlaced strapwork motifs. The strapwork motif...

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Inscription

None

Marks

"N. HARDING & CO." incised in uppercase Roman letters on the bottom. Ada Mark X

Provenance

Purchased from the Boston shop of Herbert Gebelein in 1986 and presented as a gift to the Museum by Mr. and Mrs. Henry L. Mason.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry L. Mason

about 1863–68

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 26.8 cm, 0.56 kg (1 x 10 9/16 in., 1.23 lb.)

Accession Number

1986.86

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware