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Salt: NAV.52-1933

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Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Triangular pewter salt, with wrigglework. Incised with the initials 'EHC'.
Marked SO in a dotted circle, and struck twice.

Declared fake by the Pewter Society, October 1953. Style of mid 17th century

Legal notes

A.F. de Navarro Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 2.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

17th Century#
Production date: circa AD 1650

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Materials used in production

Pewter

Techniques used in production

Engraving

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Identification numbers

Accession number: NAV.52-1933
Primary reference Number: 125250
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 13 May 2019 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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