Seashell Salt with Shell and Crab Spoon

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This small salt dish and spoon reflect the late 19th-century interest in incorporating naturalistic details into the design of useful pieces-in this instance probably inspired by Japanese examples.
Seashell Salt with Shell and Crab Spoon

Seashell Salt with Shell and Crab Spoon


Gorham Manufacturing Company

(America, est. 1831)
America, Rhode Island, Providence, 19th century

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