Pepper Shaker

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Object Name: 
Pepper Shaker
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2009.4.225 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm, W: 4.8 cm, D: 6.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1893
Credit Line: 
Gift of Anna and Karl Koepke
Primary Description: 
(a) White glass; pressed, applied pink pigment. b) metal top. Shaker in the form of an egg with flat side; red and blue pigment has been applied to lettering the words: Columbian Exhibition.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Koepke, Karl H. (d. 2009), Source
2009-05-26
Koepke, Ann, Source
2009-05-26
Inscription: 
Columbian Exhibition
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