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Title

Salt

Artist

George Gallant

Date

1640

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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Salt: Gallery Label - Current
: George Galant's Salt
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Silver
Size: 4 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (11.43 x 14.61 x 14.61 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Ireland, Dublin
Culture: Europe, Ireland
Style: 17th century, Charles I
Inscriptions: MarksMaker's mark, crowned harp, and date letter on upper side of base. Date letter and crowned harp in well of salt. Crowned harp on each bracket.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of James F. and Louise H. Bell
Accession Number: 61.55.17
Artist: George Gallant, Irish (Dublin), active 1630s-1649
Role: Silversmith
Nationality: Irish (Dublin)
Life Dates: Irish (Dublin), active 1630s-1649
Added to Site: February 28, 2009