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Salt spoon

Date:
19th century
Culture:
possibly German
Medium:
Silver, parcel gilt
Dimensions:
4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel P. Avery, 1897
Accession Number:
97.2.255
Not on view
Marking: [1] 3 indecipherable initials in oblong cartouche;
[2] weevil punch (French government import warrant, 1835)
Mrs. Samuel P. Avery (until 1897; to MMA)
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