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Salt and Pepper Shakers

1986.763.1-2 (RS24870)

Description

Each has a pierced bell-form cover with a reel-like finial on a baluster form body, and a flared circular molded base.

Details

Maker
Poole Silver Co. (Maker)
Date
1920-1940
Inscriptions
A touchmark on the bottom shows an image of a chamber stick and a snuffer over: TRADE MARK/ PEWTER by Poole/TAUNTON, MASS./13.
Location of origin
Taunton, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Colonial Revival
pepper shakers
Pewter
pewter (tin alloy)
saltshakers
SHAKER SET
tin (metal)
Dimensions
4.75 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.763.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51112

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