A small pair of novelty silver salts in the form of shells supported on ornate bases and topped with musical putti or cherubs. The salts are marked 925, so probably continental. The pedestal bases are decorated in classical style supporting a scalloped shell shaped salt dish. To the rim of each shell sits a cherub or putti playing a musical instrument. A highly attractive pair of novelty silver items that would look good in any bijouterie collection. Diameter of base:- 3.5 cm. Height:- approx 4.5 cm. The item “ANTIQUE NOVELTY SILVER SALTS. SHELL. CUPID. PUTTI. CHERUBS” is in sale since Friday, January 10, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Salt & Pepper Cellars/Shakers”. The seller is “hafren-antiques” and is located in Llanidloes. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Product: Salt & Pepper Cellars/ Shakers
- Composition: Sterling Silver
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