ASSORTED BLOWN-MOLDED CHRISTMAS SHAKERS, LOT OF SIX, comprising an amber pepper shaker with a 16-ray base, and five salt shakers in varying colors including a teal example with an agitator, all having 16 or 17 ray bases, three examples with agitators. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. and others. Fourth quarter 19th century. 2 3/4" to 4" HOA.
Canary example with scattered bruising, light blue with a moderate chip to the rim, remainder undamaged with some examples having scattered wear.
Literature: Parallels Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich, Vol. 1, p. 301, fig. 1499a.
Provenance: From the estate of Wayne Jakeway, Rutland, VT.