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Salt: NAV.48-1933

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Pewter trencher salt. Curved truncated cone form, with reeding, matting, and 'C' section moulding at the top. Stamped with the initials 'E. M.' inside base.
Unclear mark underneath base, with an anchor

Declared fake by the Pewter Society, October 1953. In the style of circa 1700

Legal notes

A.F. de Navarro Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 4.3 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Navarro, Mary Anderson de, Madame Navarro, J. M. de

Dating

20th Century
1900 CE - 1933 CE

Components of the work

Initials

Materials used in production

Pewter

Techniques used in production

Moulding
Reeding

Identification numbers

Accession number: NAV.48-1933
Primary reference Number: 125246
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 21 August 2015 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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