An attractive antique silver salver with a beautifully cast and pierced border with flowers, berries and leaves. To the centre is a hand engraved coat of arms surmounted by a lion crest. All raised on 4 decorative feet.
Weight 363 grams, 11.6 troy ounces.
Diameter 21.4cm. Height 3.6cm.
Irish silver stamps.
Maker Charles Mullin.
Dublin circa 1770.
Marks. Stamped on the underside with the Irish harp, Hibernia mark and makers mark. Scratchweight 12=8.
Charles Mullen, Dublin silversmith. Listed by Jackson as a goldsmith and jeweller, noted from a directory of 1775. A further Michael C. Mullen, noted from a 1798 directory, is listed as a Jeweller.