Pair of pepper boxes

Maker: Edme-Pierre Balzac (1705–ca. 1786, master 1739, recorded 1781)
Date: 1745–47
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Silver, partly gilt
Dimensions: Each, H. 1-13/16 in. (4.6 cm.); W. 2-9/16 in. (6.5 cm.); L. 3-1/4 in. (8.3 cm.)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line: Bequest of Catherine D. Wentworth, 1948
Accession Number: 48.187.378,379

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