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Salver

Object Number: 
1939.174b
Date: 
ca. 1835
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 15 1/8 in. ( 4.1 x 38.4 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: in the engraved, foliate garland: "June Borrowe from Anne Colt" in script stamped: on the base: twice, "G. BOYCE" in roman letters in a rectangle besides "N.Y." in roman letters in a rectangle
Description: 
Cast silver salver; flat, circular dish with plain, applied concave edges and an applied, cast egg and dart rim; seated on four cast hairy paw feet; engraved in the center in an engraved, foliate garland, "June Borrowe from Anne Colt" in script; maker's marks stamped twice on the base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Effie Beekman Borrowe
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group