Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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salt or pepper shaker
  • England, United Kingdom
  • salt or pepper shaker, 1830–1860
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Width: 10.3 x 5.4 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 1/16 x 2 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6774

Staffordshire medium blue transfer printed salt or pepper shaker. There is a scene of a man milking a cow on the body and flowers on the top of the shaker. It has a globular body that tapers in toward the bottom.