There has been an old repair to the original join on one salt, not very obvious, and whilst the hallmarks to one salt are perfectly readable those to the second are rubbed. Vacant cartouches to both and very attractive pierced decoration.
Both salts stand firmly on 4 claw feet and the blue glass liners are in very good condition and appear to be original. Hester Bateman was the matriarch of the famous Bateman family of silversmiths and her pieces are widely collected. To reflect the imperfections mentioned they are offered at a discounted price. (NB any shadows shown in the photographs are merely reflections). Weight of silver 112 gms (4 ozs).Width 8.5 cms (3.5 ins). This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "wentworthsilver" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.