Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pepper caster
  • England, United Kingdom
  • pepper caster, circa 1737
  • Where object was made: London, England, United Kingdom
  • sterling silver
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8.2 x 4.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/4 x 1 3/4 in
  • Gift of Kathleen McBride Hall
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0165.a,b

Somewhat pear-shaped form on a round base with a domed top that has a small bump at its highest point. The dome is punctured with dots in squiggle and flower patterns.