1952.0003 Salver
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Salver (Paten)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Philip Syng Jr. (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1730-1770

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Techniques:

    Engraved, Molded

  • Museum Object Number:

    1952.0003


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Object Number

1952.0003

Object Name

Salver (Paten)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Philip Syng Jr. (Maker)
09/29/1703-05/08/1789

Place of Origin

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1730-1770

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Upper surface, near rim; "PS" stamped in a shield
2. Mark; Upper surface, near rim; "PS" stamped in a shield
3. Mark; Upper surface, near rim; "PS" stamped in a shield
4. Inscription; Underside; "C / I + E" engraved

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Engraved, Molded

Dimensions (inches)

0.157 (H) , 5.984 (Diam) , 6.23 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

0.4 (H) , 15.2 (Diam) , 176.5 (Weight)

Measurement Notes

SRAL alloy analysis indicates: Silver 93.8 - 96.5%; Copper 3.0 - 5.5%; Lead 0.25 - 0.33%; Gold 0.11 - 0.13%. Weight in troy ounces 5 oz. 13 dwt. 12 gr.

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Quimby, Ian M.G. 1995 American Silver at Winterthur.
Published: pp. 454-455, no. 576