S/4199 Antique Treen 19th Century Fruitwood Pepperette or Spice Shaker
A delightful French fruitwood pepperette or spice shaker in two sections, having a top with five holes that has a screw thread, which is fitted to the base of vertical form raised on a concave stem, that is sitting on a circular stepped and angled base. The whole is pole lathe turned with protruding bands throughout, and has an excellent colour and patination.
For a similar example see Treen for the Table by Jonathan Levi page 88-89.
4½ in. (11.5 cm.) High
2 in. (5 cm.) Diameter French Circa 1840