Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Salver

Maker:
Possibly by Ebenezer Coker (active 1738, bankrupt 1781, died 1783)
Date:
1770–71
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
1 1/2 × 14 in. (3.8 × 35.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Suzanne de Peyster and Valerie de Peyster, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.489.5
Not on view
Inscription: Engraved wiithin shield in center: [script monogram] F A D P

Marking: [1] P (London date letter for 1770–71);
[2] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[3] Leopard's head (London assay office mark);
[4] E.C. (probably maker's mark for Ebenezer Coker).
Suzanne de Peyster ; and Valerie de Peyster (until 1997; to MMA)
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