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Saltcellar

1950.80 (RS104242)

Description

Hour-glass shaped pewter saltcellar. Cup-shaped base is larger than the cup-shaped top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1750
Inscriptions
"Raymond" (on sticker)
Location of origin
United Kingdom
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Probably England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Dish, Salt
pewter (tin alloy)
Saltcellar
saltcellars
tin (metal)
Vessel, Condiment
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.80
Credit Line
Gift from Percy E. Raymond
GUSN
45034

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