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Scandinavian Hand-Made Copper Salt Box

Scandinavian Hand-Made Copper Salt Box


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Decorative Art: Metals: Copper: Pre 1920: Item # 1332866

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Maryland 21702
301-461-0499

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 $200.00 
There are no identifying marks on this highly decorative salt box from Scandinavia, probably Norway. It is made from half of a bowl riveted to a decorative back with a lovely incised swirl and scalloped rim. It was made to hang in the inglenook of a stove, to keep the salt block dry. The workmanship is probably unprofessional (a primitive piece) but with a very decorative result, conveniently pierced with a hole for hanging. Measures ten inches tall, 9-1/2 inches wide and about 5 inches deep.