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Salt Dish

Salt Dish

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Description
Circular salt with an angled, stamped A-pattern rim and squat bowlon three cast legs having acanthus leaf tops and three-toed or -scalloped feet. Underside of rounded bottom is struck incuse "(?)4", "COIN", and with an arrow pointing up.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
dish, salt
Date made
mid 19th century
place made
United States
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/8 in x 3 5/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 9.2075 cm
ID Number
DL.69.0297
catalog number
69.0297
accession number
220760
Credit Line
Gift of The Heirs of William and Dennis Ramsay
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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