Utensil holder/ salt box

Object Number: 
INV.753
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Pine
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 3/8 x 5 x 5 1/4 in. ( 23.8 x 12.7 x 13.3 cm )
Marks: 
carved: on back: "PFB" inscribed: on back: "1865" label (partial): on front: "43[..]/L[..]"
Description: 
Hanging salt box; rounded back with pierced hole for hanging; semi-circular front carved with central stylized tulip and stylized flowers on either side; holes on sides to house pintle for top (missing); remnants of red and black paint.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group