The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Salt cellar and cover
  • Salt
  • Circle of Antonio de Castro
  • Probably Portugal
  • Late 16th century
  • Silver and gold, chased, repoussé, embossed and gilded
  • Diameter: 7.3 cm
    Height: 6.3 cm, without cover
    Height: 15.7 cm, with cover
  • W83
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
  • Counts of Anadia, Lisbon. Acquired by Sir Richard Wallace before 1881