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Salver (England), 1695–96

This is a Salver. It was made by Anthony Nelme. It is dated 1695–96 and we acquired it in 1958. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 5.6 x 20.5 cm (2 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Engraved in center are three swords in lozenge shield, surrounded by feathers. “M.P.” engraved on back. On underside: date letter "S", lion passant, leopard's head, "N" [in script]

Cite this object as

Salver (England), 1695–96; Made by Anthony Nelme (active 1681 - 1722); silver; H x diam.: 5.6 x 20.5 cm (2 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.); 1958-2-4

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