Salt Dish

Description
Oval cylindrical salt with a clear, dark cobalt blue, scalloped-rim insert or liner resting in a holder having a seamed, bead-and-cable-patterned frame to which are attached four scroll feet and cast and stamped female masks supported by griffin-like creatures for the sides. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
dish, salt
Physical Description
silver plate (holder material)
glass (insert or liner material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in x 3 in; 5.715 cm x 9.2075 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
1977.0918.66
accession number
1977.0918
catalog number
1977.0918.66
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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