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Salt Dish

Salt Dish

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Description
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).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Salt
date made
ca 1800
place made
United States
Associated Place
United States
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 5.715 cm x 10.795 cm
rim diameter: 4 1/4 in; 10.795 cm
base diameter: 2 7/8 in; 7.3025 cm
ID Number
1986.0027.71
accession number
1986.0027
catalog number
1986.0027.71
Credit Line
Bequest of Dr. Joseph H. Kler
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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