Item NMC/1813 - Three piece Silver cruet set

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NMC/1813

Title

Three piece Silver cruet set

Date(s)

  • 1978 (Creation)

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Item

Extent

Four pieces

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Scope and content

Three piece cruet set with salt and pepper shakers, lidded mustard pot and spoon in hallmarked silver.  Cylindrical design with raised mealy bug pattern band on the upper section.  Spoon has similar design engraved on handle. Mustard pot has brown acrylic inner lining.  Makers mark HFC, Edinburgh assay stamp, date stamp 1978.

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Name of creator

(c1975)

Biographical history

Fay Curran was a student at GSoA in the 1970s. She won the Johnson Matthey Silver Award in 1978.

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Silver

Dimensions:

  • Salt: 85 x 45 (dia)mm
  • Pepper: 70 x 48 (dia)mm
  • Mustard: 58 x 55(dia)mm
  • Spoon: 90 x 15 x 20mm

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Description identifier

GB 1694 NMC/1813

Institution identifier

GB 1694

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ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition

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