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Salver

Maker:
Henry Wilkinson & Co.
Date:
1834–35
Culture:
British, Sheffield
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
2 1/2 × 24 1/2 in. (6.4 × 62.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Ogden Livingston Mills, 1937
Accession Number:
38.21.20
Not on view
Inscription: Motto: POST NUBILIA PHOEBUS [trans.: After clouds, sunshine]

Marking: [1] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] n (Sheffield date letter for 1834–35);
[3] King's head (duty paid mark);
[4] HW&Co. in quatrefoil (maker's mark for Henry Wilkinson and Company).

Location of marks:
On back.
Odgen Livingston Mills (until 1937; bequeathed to MMA)
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