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Salt

Maker:
Robert Cruickshank (active ca. 1774–1809)
Date:
ca. 1795–1805
Geography:
Made in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Culture:
Canadian (British)
Medium:
Silver and gilding
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 1/16 x 5 1/2 x 2 3/8 in.(7.8 x 14 x 6 cm); 3 oz. 1 dwt. (94.8 g) Foot: 2 5/8 x 1 7/16 in. (6.7 x 3.7 cm)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.366
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: engraved on body: [crest] (currently unidentified)

Marking: marked twice on underside in script: R [pellet] C (in shaped surround)
Alphonso T. Clearwater; bequest to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933.
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