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Extra Dry Pepper bottle

Description

Silver plated miniature bottle with an inscribed label reeading "Extra Dry Pepper." Near the top of the bottle in a vertical oval, a lion has been incised holding a trophy. The words around the lion read "Klep Mumm & Co." There is a screw top with nine holes.

Details

Maker
Klep Mumm & Co. (Manufacturer)
Meriden Silver Plate Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
Inscribed on bottom: ""[within a circle the words]: ""Meriden Silver Plate Co....774"" [a lion sits on his hind legs w/ his front two paws in the air]
Location of origin
Meriden, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOTTLE
bottles
cookware
plate (material)
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
3.75 (H), 1.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.939
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19153

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