ASSORTED METALS OPEN SALTS, LOT OF FIVE, comprising a pair with colorless engraved glass inserts, faint hallmarks possibly for France and .800 fineness, an oval silver-plated example with cobalt glass insert, and a pair of pewter examples raised on three feet. 19th century. 2 1/2" x 3 1/4" oval. Provenance: From the collection of Gordon and Hildreth Wheeler, Keswick, VA. Items descended from the Scott and McCray families of Richmond, VA.
Excellent condition, pewter examples with some interior corrosion.