The salver has four scroll and shell feet so it may also have been a stand for a kettle or tea urn.
Salver by James Kerr, 17351736
© Museum of Edinburgh
- Diameter: 30 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £4,125 ( Total: £16,500)
- Acquired in:
- Michael Rix
The shaped rim has a border of delicately chased shells, scrolls, swags and fruit filled baskets. The armorial in the centre is that of John, 5th Viscount Arbuthnott of Arbuthnott House, Fordown, Kincardineshire.
?Mary Cook; W Fortescue; Michael Rix.
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