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Shaker

1950.469.3 (RS219376)

Description

Pear-shaped pewter shaker; "turned foot" design; pewter stopper in bottom; circular piercing in top; small beaded design under the piercings at the top.

Details

Maker
Danforth, Thomas, III (Pewterer)
Date
ca. 1800
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
1950.469.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge
GUSN
45208

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