Small baluster pewter pitcher, 19th Century


Small baluster pewter pitcher with “postilion boot” goblet and sunken lid with S-shaped moulded crest thumb rest.

Clear maker’s mark for Pierre SALMON, active 1821-1852: Salmon à Chartres

Chartres, France, First Half-19th Century

Height: 15 cm (6 in.)

Very good condition

This pitchers were “ration pitchers” often used by the religious or hospital community in the Chartres and Beauce regions in France.

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013121165