Shaker

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800

GUSN

GUSN-45207

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

Descriptive Terms

casters (vessels)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Pewter
Shaker

Additional Identification Number

1950.469AB

Maker

Danforth, Thomas, III

Location of Origin

Connecticut

Dimensions

5 3/4 x 2 1/4 (HxW), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Bridge

Accession Number

1950.469.1-.2

Date

1800 (Circa)

Places

Winchester (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Connecticut (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)
Stepney (Fairfield county, Connecticut)