Vinaigrette

Object Number: 
INV.12678ef
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 7/8 in. ( 2.2 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: around side: "M. T. McWhorter from her sister E. Lawrence."
Description: 
Silver vinaigrette with removable domed lid with quilt-block type geometric floral design; perforated dome cover inside; quilt-block type geometric floral design; inscription engraved around the side.
Gallery Label: 
This vinaigrette was a gift to one of the McWhorter women from her sister.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group