This is an ornate antique lndia (Anglo - India period) solid silver open salt. Dating to late 19th century it is a most impressive three footed salt seller with decorated hand beaten floral relief and embossing. The dark blue glass liner is original to the piece. The piece measures approximately 7" in diameter (18 cm) x 1-3/4" wide (5 cm) x 1-3/4 tall (5cm). Piece is in great rustic condition with no dents or faults, no cracks, nicks or chips to the glass liner. The central cartouche in not engraved. There are no hallmarks on the piece but test for sterling silver.
Please see the mustard pot that matches this item which I have listed separately. See photo #6 or Item # 362.