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Salt And Pepper Shakers (Germany), 1953

This is a salt and pepper shakers. It is dated 1953 and we acquired it in 1979. Its medium is molded glass, pierced stainless steel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Christian Rohlfing. It is credited Gift of Christian Rohlfing.

  • Salt Shaker, 1935
  • polished and pierced aluminum.
  • Gift of George R. Kravis II.
  • 2016-5-15-a,b
  • Pepper Shaker, 1935
  • polished and pierced aluminum.
  • Gift of George R. Kravis II.
  • 2016-5-16-a,b

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 6.7 x 5.5 cm (2 5/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Salt And Pepper Shakers (Germany), 1953; molded glass, pierced stainless steel; H x diam.: 6.7 x 5.5 cm (2 5/8 x 2 3/16 in.); Gift of Christian Rohlfing; 1979-63-1-a,b

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