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Artist / Maker : Ryndin, M.
Title : Russian Silver Salt Box
Date (Execution) : 1888
Geographical Origin : Moscow, Moskva, Russia
Cultural Group : Russian
Style / Period : DA Victorian 1840-1900
Medium / Material  : Sterling silver
Support / Technique :
Object Type : salts (condiment vessels)
Visual Description : An ornately decorated box, which a back hinged flat cover. The box has a back 'plate' or image which appears to be of a man (priest?) standing in the doorway of a small structure, holding a religious wine cup and a cloth underneath that. The peaked roof on the structure (the back plate on the box) is extremely ornate.
Accession # : U003.2.34
Width (cm) : 11.50
Height (cm) : 15.50
Depth (cm) : 6.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Bruce L. and Mrs. Dorothy E. Brown
Artist Statement :