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Shaker

1950.469.1-.2 (RS219366)

Description

Pair of pear-shaped pewter shakers; "turned foot" design; pewter stoppers in bottom; circular piercing in top; small beaded design under the piercing at the top.

Details

Maker
Danforth, Thomas, III
Date
1800
Circa
Location of origin
Connecticut
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)
Stepney (Fairfield county, Connecticut)
Winchester (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
casters (vessels)
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
Shaker
tin (metal)
Dimensions
5 3/4 x 2 1/4 (HxW), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.469.1-.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
45207

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