Salt and pepper set

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-181179

Description

Silver and glass salt and pepper shakers with a stand and carrier. Glass shakers are narrow hexagons with silverscrew caps. Stand is silver and has a base shaped liked a figure eight. Each loop of the eight has a circular shell or cage into which one of the shakers can be inserted. The shells are three rings of edge-to-edge circles, one upon the other. Between the two shells rises a post topped by a loop for carrying.

Details

Descriptive Terms

saltshakers
pepper shakers
silverware
glass (material)
silver (metal)
Set, Salt & Pepper

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 3 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2848