BLOWN-MOLDED CHRISTMAS SALT SHAKERS, LOT OF TWO, pale blue and deep electric blue, "Family" size, each tall tapered and collared ten-panel form with 16-ray base, Britannia lids with patent information and agitators. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. and others. Fourth quarter 19th century. 3 7/8" HOA, 1 5/8" D bases.
Electric blue virtually undamaged with minor roughness to the rim, likely as made, lid with a sizeable separation, pale blue with a minor bruise and roughness to the rim, otherwise undamaged.
Literature: Parallels Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich, Vol. 1, p. 301, fig. 1499a.
Provenance: Collection of Jim Lawrence and Denver Smallwood, Chattanooga, TN.