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Saltshaker
Description China salt shaker in the shape of a sitting cat used by Betsey Peterson Ulven. A painted gold band circles the cat's neck; traces of black paint are visible on its nose and paws; red paint is visible around its mouth. The shaker's opening is on the bottom and closes with a wooden peg. Salt pours from an opening in the cat's head.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4 inches height
1 1/2 inches width
2 inches depth
Nomenclature Saltshaker
Subjects Owned/used by: Ulven, Betsey Peterson
Used in South Dakota, United States
Household. Tableware. Serving Pieces. Salt & Pepper Containers
Dates Creation: Approximately 1865
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 70.16.5