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Saltcellar

Date:
18th century
Culture:
probably Dutch
Medium:
Pewter
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); Diam. bowl 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); diam. of base 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Pewter
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
06.761
Not on view
Marking: within a circle lions rampant surmounting a coffin (?), beneath them the number 10, at top the word MATHEVS above a scroll, below HEIRS[?]EF beneath a scroll (maker's mark)

Location of mark:
at apex under foot
Lady Selina Hervey ; [ S. Durlacher , London, until 1906; sold to MMA ]
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