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Salt and pepper set

2006.44.2848 (RS101190)

Description

Silver and glass salt and pepper shakers with a stand and carrier. Glass shakers are narrow hexagons with silverscrew caps. Stand is silver and has a base shaped liked a figure eight. Each loop of the eight has a circular shell or cage into which one of the shakers can be inserted. The shells are three rings of edge-to-edge circles, one upon the other. Between the two shells rises a post topped by a loop for carrying.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
silver (metal)
silverware
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
pepper shakers
saltshakers
Set, Salt & Pepper
silver (metal)
silverware
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 3 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2848
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
181179

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