Description & Technical information

Of rectangular form with shell and gadroon border. The frame with lion masks, the handle formed as acanthus leaves. Cruets of this form were traditionally for Chile, Soy, Cayenne, Anchovy, Lemon and Ketchup.

Date:  1816
Period:  19th century, George III
Origin:  England, London
Medium: silver
Signature: Maker's mark of Paul Storr

Dimensions: 14 cm (5¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Silver