Salt, Benjamin Halsted (1734–1817), Silver, American

Salt

Maker:
Benjamin Halsted (1734–1817)
Date:
ca. 1760–80
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
1 3/4 x 2 15/16 in. (4.4 x 7.5 cm); 2 oz. 10 dwt. (76.9 g)
Classification:
Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Accession Number:
33.120.368
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Marking: marked on underside in script: Halsted (in shaped surround)
Alphonso T. Clearwater; bequest to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1933.