Antique American coin silver oval form open salt dish, decorated with embossed patterns and applied embossed borders. It is monogrammed on the sides: "M.K.S. to F.A.S" and "Feb. 26th 1861". Unmarked, but carefully tested and guaranteed to be as represented.
This solid ornate salt is 2 5/8" long, 2 1/8" wide, 1 1/4" tall and weighs 43 grams or 1.4 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 removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Engine Turned Oval Open Salt Dish Coin Silver 1861 Mono