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Salt cellar

Salt cellar

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1790 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with a punched border

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:1169-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 8, shelf 4

Physical description

Twin salt-cellar of cream-coloured earthenware and in the form of two pail-shaped vessels, with hoops in relief, joined together at the rim and with interlace handles. With a punched openwork border.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1790 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with a punched border

Dimensions

Height: 8.9 cm, Length: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Twin salt-cellar of earthenware in the form of two pail-shaped vessels with interlace handles, England, ca. 1790.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Punched

Subjects depicted

Openwork; Interlacing

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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