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U003.2.65
Artist / Maker : Unknown Artist
Title : French Silver Salt Cellar
Date (Execution) : c. 1850
Geographical Origin : France
Cultural Group : French
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Silver
Support / Technique :
Object Type : saltcellars
Visual Description : The Base is a goldish Silver figure in shape of eagle. The Salt dish is in the shape of a seashell on the eagle's back. The shell is divided in two with a barrier. There is an emblem on the front and back of the base; a scroll on top of two ovals; each oval contains what look like scales; the ovals are topped with a crown.
Accession # : U003.2.65
Width (cm) : 13.20
Height (cm) : 9.80
Depth (cm) : 10.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Bruce L. and Mrs. Dorothy E. Brown
Artist Statement :