Imperial Russian silver table salt with typical Slavic design.
The interior is gold-washed.
Dimensions: 4,5 cm diameter - 3,5 cm high
Weight: 28 g
Silver fineness mark 84
Kokoshnik mark with a female head (used from 1899-1908) together with the initials of the assay master ЯЛ (cyrillic) for Yakov Lyapimov - active in St Petersburg 1899 - 1903
Workmaster: И.С (cyrillic) - unknown master (maybe Sazikov)
Provenance: purchased at a German auction
- Salt cellar
- .875 (84 Zolotniki) silver, Gold washed
- Estimated Period
- Late 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of ageing
- 28 g