Saltcellar stand

Object Number: 
1924.33c
Date: 
ca. 1810
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 3 7/8 x 2 7/8 in. ( 3.8 x 9.8 x 7.3 cm )
Description: 
Silver saltcellar stand; rectangular silver stand with four legs applied to a silver tray; rectangular tray with a square depression in the center to hold the base of the saltcellar, raised to an applied gadrooned rim; four circular feet on the base; no maker's mark.
Gallery Label: 
This salt cellar and salt spoon belonged to Anna Floyd, daughter of General William Floyd of the Revolutionary War and a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Anna Floyd married George Clinton in 1808.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Charles S. Fairchild
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group