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Salt (one of a pair)

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Provenance

Early history unknown; given to the Museum in 1968 by Mrs. James Stuart Smith

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Stuart Smith in memory of Andrew Mitchell Smith

About 1740–56

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Buhler, 1972, No. 544

Accession Number

68.303

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware