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Pepper shaker

Object Number: 
2003.42.3b
Date: 
1999
Medium: 
Metal alloy
Dimensions: 
overall: 4 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.
Marks: 
label: "Nambe / #6092E.Z. / [copyright symbol] 1999"
Description: 
White metal baluster-shaped pepper shaker.
Gallery Label: 
New York City-based industrial designer Eva Zeisel, known primarily for her work in ceramics, created designs in metalware for Nambé in 2002. The Nambé foundry began production in Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1951 after discovering an alloy with the beauty of sterling silver and the durability of iron.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nambé
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group