DescriptionA Pair of Gorham Partial Gilt Silver Egg-Form Open Salts with a Bird's Nest Pattern Salt Spoon, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1869
Marks: (lion-anchor-G), STERLING, B, 925
1 inch high x 1-1/2 inches diameter (2.5 x 3.8 cm) (open salt)
1.27 troy ounces
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. & MRS. HAROLD EKLUND, DES MOINES, IOWA
The pair of cracked egg-form open salts with gilt interiors, each raised on a shaped foot with wheat decoration and monogrammed AFJ, with a Birds Nest salt spoon.
Minor dent to the interior of one of the open salt, expected rubbing to the gilt interiors, otherwise with surface scratches commensurate with age and indicative of light use.
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