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Object Name Set, Salt and Pepper
Catalog Number 98.37.384 A-E
Description Set of salt and pepper shakers commemorating Ball's 100 years in Muncie. The two identical rounded square clear glass shakers are shaped like miniature Ball jar mugs. The embossed lettering on the front reads, "Ball ® / Mason." They have a molded handle, grippers on one side and a stippled base. The embossed lettering on the back of the shakers reads, "1887-1987 / Ball (logo) / Our 100th Year In Muncie / Made In U.S.A." One of the aluminum lids has larger holes than the other. The shakers are in their original light beige box; there is a brief message from Richard Ringoen on the lid.

A - box, B - shaker, C - lid, D - shaker, E - lid
Date 1987
Material glass/aluminum/cardboard
Dimensions H-2.5 W-4 L-6.5 inches
Dimension Details Height of shakers: 4.125 in
Width of shakers base: 3.5 in
Depth of shakers: 2.125 in
Search Terms Ball Corporation
Delaware County
Washington, PA
Subjects Glass
Glass industry
Centennial celebrations
Salt & pepper shakers
Salt (Spice)
Pepper (Spice)
Commemorative objects
Classification Industries
Business & Commerce
Imagefile 103\9837384 AE.JPG