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:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  England, London
Medium: silver
Dimensions: 14 cm (5¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Silver