Salt Dish Holder

Description
Nouveau-style salt cellar or dish holder with four undulating looped wire supports attached to a rectangular frame at top and a larger, shallow, flared, rectangular tray at bottom. Tray has a fine cabled rim and pairs of voluted leaves where supports join at ends. No marks. One of a pair, DL*66.0542A-B.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
holder, salt dish
date made
ca 1900
Physical Description
silverplate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in; 11.43 cm x 7.366 cm
overall: 1 7/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in; 4.7625 cm x 11.43 cm x 6.985 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
DL*66.0542A
catalog number
66.0542A
accession number
265238
subject
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of John H. Crea
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