American Decorative Arts
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Designer: Charles Sheeler, American, 1883–1965
Manufacturer: Revere Copper and Brass Incorporated, American, founded 1801

Salt and Pepper Shakers

ca. 1934

Aluminum

1 1/2 × 1 × 1 in. (3.81 × 2.54 × 2.54 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection, by exchange
2002.91.1.1-.2
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Designed in New York, New York
Manufactured in Rome, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

John C. Van Doren, Stockton, N.J., by 2002

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2002,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2003): 144.

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 194, no. 127.

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