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Salver

Description

Silver salver with round plate, molded rim and trumpet shaped foot. Engraved coat of arms in the center of plate with a Latin inscription.

Details

Maker
Potwine, John, 1698-1792 (Silversmith)
Date
1730
Inscriptions
"Potwine" (stamped)
"Discrimine Salus" (Motto of Traill Family coat of arms)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Salver
salvers
silver (metal)
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 8 3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1126
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
223442

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