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Pair of saltcellars

Maker:
Edward Aldridge I (active 1724– after 1762)
Date:
1743–44
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
each: 1 1/4 × 2 1/4 in. (3.2 × 5.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.49, .50
Not on view
Marking: [1] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[3] h (London date letter for 1743–44);
[4] E A in reserve (maker's mark for Edward Aldridge).

Location of marks:
All marks struck on base
Alphonso T. Clearwater (until 1933; to MMA)
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