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Salt cellar

German


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 5.1 cm (1 9/16 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

89.174

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Octagonal with four wide and four narrow sides; the larger sides are decorated with an engraved pattern of foliated scrolls surrounding medallions, on which are a man, a bird, a tree, and a duck; the narrower sides and the inside are plain gilt. Mark =han

Credit Line

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