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Object ID # 1969.040.003ab
Object Name Set, Salt and Pepper
Title Pewter Shaker
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Pewter salt or pepper shaker a&b (two-piece). It has a squat shape. Its cylindrical part has a floral and curlicue design, as well as an area for engraving (not used). There are 15 shaking holes in the threaded lid. The lid has a nippled area. There are no maker's marks.
Makers mark None
Provenance Original provenance unknown. Owned by Rev. Harvey Howey of Owen Sound, Grey County.
Collection Food Service Tools & Equipment
Material Pewter
Dimensions H-5.5 Dia-3.5 cm
Found Grey County, Ontario
People Howey, Harvey (Rev.)
Function An item of tableware, used to hold and dispense salt or pepper?