Pyrex Salt or Pepper Shaker with Lid

Object Name: 
Pyrex Salt or Pepper Shaker with Lid

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Salt or Pepper Shaker with Lid
Accession Number: 
98.4.221
Dimensions: 
H: 11.5 cm; Diam: 5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1979-1984
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass, tan enamel; tan plastic; mold-blown, by machine; screen printed; a) conical shaped bottle; machine finished rim; neck flares up to rim; body tapered out from top to bottom, same design on each half of body near bottom, design of three horizontal almond colored bands, middle band is wider than outer two; flat circular base; b) conical shaped lid; tall triangular knob in center of lid; lid domed, "PYREX®/MADE IN U.S.A." molded into top, outer edge serrated; underside of lid has deep hole in center, "2" molded into lid's underside near outer edge; three legs attached to underside, legs taper in slightly.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Almond
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Former Collection