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Salt and Pepper Shakers

1986.552.1-2 (RS25395)

Description

Each has a baluster-shaped uncolored body, etched with rose sprays. They are banded and notched on a stepped circular foot.The tops are domed and pierced with shaped pointed finials.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1940
Inscriptions
Stamped on the bottom foot are three heraldic shields with symbols.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
glass (material)
silver (metal)
sterling silver
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
Floral
floral patterns
Glass
glass (material)
saltshakers
SET, SHAKER
silver (metal)
Sterling Silver
sterling silver
Dimensions
5.375 (H), 1.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.552.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50944

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