German 800 standard silver trencher salt with a dtae mark for Augsburg, c.1752 makers mark IB. On the edge opposite the touch marks, there is a period monogram: I G M.
This beautiful 18th Century salt dish is 3 5/8" long, 2 3/4" wide, 1 3/4" tall and weighs 65 grams or 2.1 ozs Troy.
Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.