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Set of four saltcellars

Maker:
Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)
Date:
ca. 1735
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Each Diam. at rim: 3 in. (7.6 cm); H. 2 3/16 in. (5.6 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Gift of George D. Widener and Mrs. Eleanor Widener Dixon, 1958
Accession Number:
58.7.13–.16
Not on view
Marking: [1] Leopard's head crowned;
[2] PL, pellet between, crown and mullet above, fleur-de-lis below (maker's mark, ent. 1732)

All marks incomplete, but on underside of each piece can be distinguished traces of
Mrs. Eleanor Elkins Rice
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