|General Description :
|Series: Art Objects;
The Cellini Salt Cellar (in Vienna called the Saliera) is a part-enamelled gold table sculpture. It depicts a male figure representing the sea and a female figure that represents the earth. A small vessel meant to hold salt is placed next to the male figure.
It was modelled and cast by the Italian sculptor and goldsmith Benvenuto Cellini for Francis I of France sometime between 1539 and 1543.
|3.50 öS - Austrian schilling
|Catalog code (Michel)
|Stamp Number AT 892; Yvert et Tellier AT 1186; Stanley Gibbons AT 1607; AFA number AT 1257; ANK AT 1387
|Obiecte de artă - Austria 1971
|Place in series
|Adalbert Pilch | Alfred Nefe (E)
|Photogravure and Recess
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