Salt Dish


Small, circular, footed bowl with double-reeded rim, straight tapered sides and round bottom on an incurved and flared, double-reeded base. No marks apparent. One of two salt cellars or dishes, 1986.0027.70-.71 (only . 70 is marked).

Date Made: ca 1800

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesAssociated Place: United States

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Bequest of Dr. Joseph H. Kler

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1986.0027.71Accession Number: 1986.0027Catalog Number: 1986.0027.71

Object Name: Salt

Physical Description: pewter (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 5.715 cm x 10.795 cmrim diameter: 4 1/4 in; 10.795 cmbase diameter: 2 7/8 in; 7.3025 cm


Record Id: nmah_303792

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