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Salt: NAV.50-1933

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)


Production: Unknown




Octagonal pewter salt. Flat base, with reeded circular trumpet stem, and a cast floral band. Circular depression.
Marked on the inside of the depression, with 'IF' and two fleurs de lys in a diamond

Possibly a fake

Legal notes

A.F. de Navarro Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 5.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


17th Century, Late
1650 - 1699

Components of the work

Floral Band

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: NAV.50-1933
Primary reference Number: 125248
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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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