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Salt cellar

English (Sheffield)
around 1835
Marked by James Dixon and Sons (English, working in Sheffield, 1806-1976)


Object Place: Europe, Sheffield, England

Dimensions

5.1 x 8.8 x 7.2 cm (2 x 3 7/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.6411a-b

Medium or Technique

Metal; Sheffield plate

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Open work frame; blue glass bowl. Mate to 01.6412.

Markings

The same for both salts: on the underside of the rim of the base, maker's mark D*S in a rectangle (Bradbury, 1912ed, p451). Stamped next to the maker's mark, 83.

"Not worthy of exhibition." J.H. Buck

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection