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Town and Country Salt Shaker, 1946

This is a Salt Shaker. It was designed by Eva Zeisel and manufactured by Red Wing Pottery. It is dated 1946 and we acquired it in 2000. Its medium is glazed earthenware, cork. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund.

  • Vase, ca. 1900
  • mold-blown favrile glass.
  • Bequest of Joseph L. Morris.
  • 1966-55-9-a

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 11.2 x 7 x 6.9cm (4 7/16 x 2 3/4 x 2 11/16in.)

Cite this object as

Town and Country Salt Shaker, 1946; Designed by Eva Zeisel (American, b. Hungary, 1906–2011); USA; glazed earthenware, cork; H x W x D: 11.2 x 7 x 6.9cm (4 7/16 x 2 3/4 x 2 11/16in.); Museum purchase from Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund; 2000-24-3-a,b

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