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Saltshaker

Object Number: 
INV.14520ab
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 2 in. ( 13 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the base: "925/STERLING/1000" and a crowned "B"
Description: 
Wrought silver saltshaker; pear-shaped body with a long narrow neck; body covered with foliate repoussé chasing; three, cast paw feet applied to the body with foliate trefoil knees; plain, applied band around the rim; high, domed cover with all over foliate repoussé chasing; upper half has circular pierce-work; small knob finial applied to the top; maker's mark on the base.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group