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Salt: NAV.231-1933

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Plain pewter cup salt, on a reeded domed foot. The body has an engraved medallion with a female figure and the legend 'inspe spiro'; the motto of the Thorpe family of Chippenham Park, Chippenham, Cambridgeshire

Legal notes

A.F. de Navarro Bequest

Measurements and weight

Height: 9.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Navarro, Mary Anderson de, Madame Navarro, J. M. de

Dating

18th century
1700 - 1799

Components of the work

Foot Medallion

Materials used in production

Pewter

Identification numbers

Accession number: NAV.231-1933
Primary reference Number: 125451
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 24 August 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

Citation for print

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