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Salt Cellar

Description

Ram's feet; round; scalloped fluted edges.

Details

Maker
Gorham & Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1860-1865
Inscriptions
Struck on bottom: [lion facing left] [anchor] G COIN
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
coin silver
gold (color)
silver (metal)
wash technique
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
aegricanes
coin silver
feet (animal or human components)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
gold (color)
Gold Washed
Ram Head
rams (animals)
SALT CELLAR
saltcellars
Silver
silver (metal)
wash technique
Dimensions
1.75 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.759B
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
16375

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