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Object ID # 1972.005.001
Object Name Dish, Salt
Title Salt Cellar
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Artist Unidentified glassmaker
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Oblong-shaped, clear glass salt cellar. The four corners of the salt cellar are angled.
Makers mark None
Provenance Original provenance/maker unknown. Belonged to Mr. and Mrs. Donald "Dan" McCallum of Derby Township, Grey County. Later owned by Rebecca Waterton (neƩ McNabb), of Sullivan Township, Grey County.




Collection Food Service Tools & Equipment
Material Glass
Found Derby Township (formerly), Township of Georgian Bluffs, Grey County
People McCallum, Dan
Waterton, Beckie
Function A tableware item that would hold a quantity of salt so that one could use a small spoon to sprinkle salt onto one's food as desired.