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Salver (one of a pair)

Maker:
Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)
Date:
1731–32
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Each, square: 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of George O. May, 1942
Accession Number:
42.83.1
Not on view
Inscription: (Incised on scroll) ALLAH TA HARA
(Incised outside bottom) 13-12 (weight).

Marking: [1] Leopard's head, erased;
[2] Britannia;
[3] Q, date letter for 1731-32;
[4] LA, crown, star, and fleur-de-lis in reserve, maker's mark for Paul de Lamerie

Location of marks:
All on base of salvers
George O. May (until 1942; to MMA)
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