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Salver

Maker:
David King (active 1688–1738)
Date:
1710–12
Culture:
Irish, Dublin
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
4 3/4 × 13 in. (12.1 × 33 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Strong Shattuck, 1935
Accession Number:
35.80.132
Not on view
Inscription: On under side of tray: 40-12 (weight)

Motto: Providence with Adventure

Marking: [1] harp crowned (Dublin assay office mark);
[2] U (Dublin date letter for 1710–12);
[3] D K, in oval (maker's mark for David King).

Location of marks:
All on underside of tray.
[1] also on inside edge of foot.
[3] also on underside of tray inside foot.
Mary Strong Shattuck (until 1935; bequeathed to MMA)
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