Circular pedestal or column salt bearing a London mark belongs to small group of this period.
Elizabethan Standing Salt by Unknown Artist, 15621563
© National Museum of Scotland
- 29 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £2,000 ( Total: £22,000)
- Acquired in:
- S J Phillips
Distinctly Mannerist decoration of the drum, the form of caryatids suggests the influence of French/Flemish rather than the more usual German patterns.