- Artist/Maker Syng, Jr., Philip (1703-1789 & working 1726-1772)
- Date Made c.1760
- Place Made
- Materials Metals; Silver
- Funds donated by Dr. and Mrs. Raymond Sphire in honor of the Bicentennial of the Signing of the Constitution
- Accession # 1974.002
American Silver Salver
The salver was introduced in the seventeenth century as a small, circular tray on a high trumpet foot, and was used for passing a beverage cup or for serving a special delicacy.