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Salts (4)

Object Number: 
INV.14514a
Date: 
1825-1846
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 × 2 5/8 × 2 7/8 in. (6 × 6.7 × 7.3 cm)
Marks: 
engraved: front of bowl: "M G H" in script
Description: 
One of a set of four cast silver salts; cast, scallop-shell bowls seated on cast and applied foliate s-scroll pedestals; pedestals applied to cast, acanthus feet; bowl engraved, "M G H" in script; no makers' marks.
Gallery Label: 
These salts are identical to a pair owned by Winterthur, and made by Robert and William Wilson of Philadelphia PA.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group