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Three salvers

Maker:
Thomas Folkingham (active 1703–29)
Date:
1719–20
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Width (.106): 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm); Width (.107): 10 1/4 in. (26 cm); Width (.108): 12 1/4 in. (31.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.106–.108
Not on view
Marking: [1] Britannia (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Lion's head in profile to dexter (English quality mark for sterling);
[3] Roman capital D, in pointed shield (London date letter for 1719–20);
[4] FO, pierced, mullet below, mitre? above, in shaped outline (maker's mark for Thomas Folkingham, entered 1707).

Location of marks:
On underside of .106, .107, and .108
Private Collection (until 1930; sale, Christie's, London, December 17, 1930, no. 37); Private Collection (until 1954; sale, Christie's, London, July 21, 1954, no. 61); Irwin Untermyer (until 1968; to MMA)
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