Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc.
Live Auction

October 20, 2023: Fall Fine & Dec Arts Day One

Fri, Oct 20, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 1150

ENGLISH EDWARDIAN ART NOUVEAU STERLING SILVER OPEN SALT AND MUSTARD POT TWO-PIECE SET

Estimate: $50 - $100
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ENGLISH EDWARDIAN ART NOUVEAU STERLING SILVER OPEN SALT AND MUSTARD POT TWO-PIECE SET, comprising an open salt and a mustard pot, each having an openwork scrolled frame raised on four tab feet and having a green glass insert, mustard pot with a hinged lid and stylized scrolled handle. Each with "L&S" maker's mark for Levi & Salaman and three hallmarks of an anchor city mark for Birmingham, a lion passant for sterling fineness, and a "c" date mark for 1902. Total weight excluding glass: 2.325 ozt. Circa 1902. Mustard pot 2 1/4" HOA, 1 1/2" x 2 1/8" OA rim.
Literature: Parallels Jzyk & Robertson - The Open Salt Compendium, p. 57, pl. 159, bottom right.

Condition

Very good overall condition with some wear, surface scratches, nicks, and slight bending; salt with one or a few possible solder repairs; glass with one or a few flakes and nicks to rim, otherwise undamaged.

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From the Christopher C. Geest estate, Culpeper, VA.