Salver

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1730

GUSN

GUSN-223442

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

Descriptive Terms

salvers
silver (metal)
Salver

Inscription

"Potwine" (stamped)
"Discrimine Salus" (Motto of Traill Family coat of arms)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P703
J623
PEM 132-564

Maker

Potwine, John, 1698-1792 (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

2 1/4 (H), 8 3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1126

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)