Cup & Salver by Unknown Artist

Two-handled covered cup and a salver on detachable foot, both silver-gilt, made in London by Thomas Farren, 1715, and engraved with the full arms of the South Sea Company chartered in 1711.

Details

Medium:
Silver-gilt
Dimensions:
Cup: 28 cm, Salver: 35.5 cm diameter
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £55,000)
Acquired in:
1983
Vendor:
S J Shrubsole Ltd

Total weight 141 oz.

Provenance

Made in London by Thomas Farren, 1715.

Venue details

Museum of London 150 London Wall, LONDON London EC2Y 5HN 020 7001 9844 www.museumoflondon.org.uk

Entry details

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Daily, 10am – 6pm

Closed 24-26 Dec

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