Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pair of miniature saltcellars

R. G.
ca. 1727
British, London
Each: 9/16 × 1 1/4 in. (1.4 × 3.2 cm)
Credit Line:
The Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May Collection, 1963
Accession Number:
63.53.161, .162
Not on view
Marking: [1] Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);
[2] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[3] R.G. with eight-pointed star above (maker's mark).

Location of marks:
[1], [3] in well of .161
[1]–[3] on side of .162
Joseph M. and Aimee Loeb May (until 1963; to MMA)
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