Salver

Description:

Small, flat square tray with indented corners and raised, conforming, coved edge on four cast scroll feet. Engraved at obverse center is an armorial device consisting of a coat of arms Argent, three eagles with wings displayed elevated on bend gules, surmounted by a closed helmet and crest of an eagle with wings displayed elevated, all surrounded by a fishscale pattern edged with leafy scrolls. Obverse struck near edge below armorial device "IHURD" in raised slanted roman letters in a curvilinear surround.

Date Made: ca 1754

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Boston, Roxbury

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Domestic Furnishings

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Credit Line: Estate of Arthur Michael

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.383527Catalog Number: 383527Accession Number: 162866

Object Name: tray

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 1/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 5 3/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 13.335 cm x 13.6525 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-f043-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_300899

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