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Salt or pepper shaker

Description

One in pair of sterling silver salt and pepper shakers; marked "RST"; hexagonal shape w/ round stem and base; bud-shaped finials.

Details

Maker
Matthews Company (Maker)
Date
1907-1913
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on bottom: ""M"" [w/ sword thru it] ""STERLING/ 22"" [see worksheet for drawing]
Location of origin
Newark, NJ, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
California (United States)
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
cookware
pepper shakers
saltshakers
SHAKER
Silver
silver (metal)
Wedding
weddings
People and organizations
Shreve & Co.
Dimensions
4.5 x 1.75 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.634.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19796

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