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Salt-cellar

Russian (Tula)
19th century


Object Place: Russia

Dimensions

Height: 4.5cm (1 3/4in.) Other (diameter at top): 7.2 cm (2 13/16 in.) Other (diameter at bottom): 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

89.172

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Circular and basin-shaped, with a square foot-piece; the sides of the bowl are covered with broad plain ribs and a band of leaves and flowers at the top; a delicate laurel vine on the foot piece and on the square rim; thinly gilded inside and outside. Marks: Inside of bowl. On the foot-piece.

Credit Line

Turner Sargent Collection—Bequest of Mrs. Turner Sargent (Amelia J. Holmes)