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Salver (part of a coffee service)

Maker:
Edward Pearce (ca. 1630–1695)
Date:
1724
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 1 1/4 x 10 11/16 x 10 11/16 in., 26.879oz. (3.2 x 27.1 x 27.1 cm, 762g)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1968
Accession Number:
68.141.270
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved: G and R flanking the royal arms and cipher.
Inscribed: HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE

Marking: [1] EP (maker's mark for Edward Pierce);
[2] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[3] lion's head frontal, crowned;
[4] I (London date letter for 1724).
[ S. J. Phillips Ltd. , until September 25, 1968; sold to Irwin Untermyer ] ; Irwin Untermyer (1968; to MMA)
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