Beet Salt Shaker

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Object Name: 
Beet Salt Shaker
Accession Number: 
2011.4.69
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.6 cm, Diam: 6.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1892-1896
Primary Description: 
Opaque white glass, enamel, metal; mold-blown, enameled, assembled. (a) Opaque white beet-shaped salt shaker; shaker decorated with enameled green and blue-green fern sprays with yellow flowers. (b) Conical metal cap with two rows of perforation and saw-tooth base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Antiques & Art Glass, Source
2011-08-24