Antique Spanish 916 silver large open salt dish, having ornate pedestal base with figural stem, featuring winged mermaid. Base has 4 applied ball feet and two ring handles with shell form thumb pieces. Salt is decorated with applied lobed repousse border. Maker's mark is rubbed.
This outstanding incredibly detailed dish is 6 3/4" tall, 7 1/4" wide across the handles and weighs 328.4 grams or 10.6 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.
Antique Pedestal Open Salt Figural Nymph Stem Spanish 916 Silver