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Object Name: Salt
Date: ca. 1780
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Medium: Silver
Dimensions: Overall: 2 5/8 x 5 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. ( 6.7 x 13.3 x 5.4 cm )
Place made: Europe, England, London
Description: Silver salt; oval, boat-shaped body on an oval, stepped and molded foot with a beaded band midway; beaded band around the rim; two cast, strap handles applied to the sides; engraved on the center front, "C. K." in gothic script; maker's marks on the footring.
Credit Line: Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Object Number: 1939.135[dup]
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Marks: engraved: center front: "C. K." in gothic script stamped: on the footring: lion passant in a chamfered rectangle, "W A" in a rectangle, leopard's head in a shield; date letter illegible.

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Belonged to Catherine Ketchum who married Israel Corse, Jr. in 1846.