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Salt

Maker:
Charles Le Roux (baptized 1689–1745)
Date:
1740–45
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
1 3/4 x 3 5/16 in. (4.4 x 8.4 cm); 4 oz. 15 dwt. (148.1 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Dodge Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.68.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 750
Inscription: engraved on underside in shaded roman: S / I [device] A

Marking: marked twice on underside: CLR (LR conjoined) (in oval)
Probably John Schuyler (1705–1773) and Anne Van Rensselaer (1719–1791); their son Arent Schuyler (1746–1803); his son John Arent Schuyler (1780–1817); his son Robert Van Rensselaer Schuyler (1814–1856); his son Van Rensselaer Schuyler (1852–1915); his widow Ethel (Paul) Schuyler Wodell (b. 1876); sold to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1935
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