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Salver

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This circular salver sits on three cast ball-and-claw feet. A chased rim surrounds a border of repousséd and chased flowers and foliage. A reserve wreathed in foliage marks the center of a diaper-patterned ground.

Inscription

None

Marks

"S. KIRK & SON” in italic letters and “11 oz” both struck incuse on bottom. Ada Mark X

Provenance

Early history unknown.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Abbott

1880–90

Object Place

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 x 15.5 cm (3/4 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

63.1041

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware