The Walpole Salver made for Sir Robert Walpole out of the Exchequer Seal of George I; London hallmark 1728.

The salver is engraved at the centre with a roundel with representations of the seal borne by Hercules with various Virtues and Vices.

Provenance

Sir Robert Walpole; his second son Horace Walpole; his sale at Stawberry Hill, 1842; back into the possession of the family; by descent.




Exhibitions at V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)

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