1963.0007.001 Salt Cellar
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Salt cellar (Salt)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Jean Simon Chaudron (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1795-1809

  • Materials:

    Silver; Gilt

  • Techniques:

    Wrought, Molded

  • Museum Object Number:

    1963.0007.001


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Object Number

1963.0007.001

Object Name

Salt cellar (Salt)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

Jean Simon Chaudron (Maker)
1758-1846

Place of Origin

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1795-1809

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Base, underside; "CHAUDRON" stamped in a curved banner with a textured background
2. Inscription; Body, exterior; "B" engraved
3. Inscription; Base, underside; "63.7.1" incised

Materials

Silver; Gilt

Techniques

Wrought, Molded

Dimensions (inches)

2.205 (H) , 4.134 (L) , 2.52 (W) , 2.7514 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

5.6 (H) , 10.5 (L) , 6.4 (W) , 78 (Weight)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Quimby, Ian M. G. 1995 American Silver at Winterthur.
Published: p. 345, no. 328 a-f