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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1989.32.1-2
People
Edward Wood, British
Title
Pair of Trencher Salts
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
1727-1728
Places
Creation Place: Europe, United Kingdom, England, London
Period
George I (1714-1727)
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/51475
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Dimensions
2.9 × 7.6 × 6 cm (1 1/8 × 3 × 2 3/8 in.)
122 g
Inscriptions and Marks
  • hallmark: under bases, struck: Lion passant, leopard's head, date letter and maker's mark
Provenance
Mary Henle, Gift to Fogg Museum, 1989.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mary Henle
Accession Year
1989
Object Number
1989.32.1-2
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Of rectangular form, with canted corners and curved sides, engraved under the bases H

Publication History

Christopher Hartop, British and Irish Silver in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums/Yale University Press (Cambridge, Mass. and New Haven, 2007), p. 199, cat. no. 205, repr. p. 199, details repr. p. 199.

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