American sterling silver huge round form open salt dish, having 3 figural lion paw feet with scroll decorations. Body is fluted and decorated with repousse scroll patterns. Top edge features applied wavy form gadroon rim. Interior has remains of gilding. Marked 1907 on the body and 55 on the foot. Made by Howard & Co., New York, NY.
This outstanding salt is 3 3/4" in top diameter, 3" in bottom diameter, 2 1/8" tall and weighs 173 grams or 5.6 ozs Troy.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Ornate Scroll Huge Open Salt Gadroon Rim Howard Sterling Silver