On View Louise du Pont Crowninshield Gallery, level 1
- Chinese artist
- Salt cellar, 1635-1640
- Jingdezhen, China
- Museum Purchase, 2001
Blue and white Chinese porcelain after a Dutch, silver-shaped salt cellar. The salt cellar, of triangular section is modeled with three ball feet supporting the raised lower triangle which is centrally applied with a central knobbed dome. Each corner of the triangle is set with a cylindrical pillar supporting the triangle above the upper side which is centrally modeled with a concave basin between three knob finials.