Here is an Outstanding, true authentic 1940s-1950s Black Americana salt and pepper shaker set of a Mammy/Maid and Cook/Chef that are marked ‘Made in Japan'. This is a very rare set set and does not come up for sale very often. The Mammy has such a well detailed face with big eyes and smile and wears a cream colored outfit with colorful details and she on a dark red hair kerchief on her head and she has her hands folded across her front. The Cook/Chef is so jovial with a big smile and he stands with hands in his pockets and wears blue striped pants and has on his chef’s hat. Both shakers have tremendous details in their modeling and are very well done. Shakers are a very nice large size and measure approx. 4 1/2” inches tall and retain their cork stoppers (inside shakers) and are marked ‘Made In JAPAN'. These shakers are in Excellent condition with NO Chips, NO Cracks, tiny glaze ding on chef’s hat, minimal age wear and crazing, and the usual Japan era modeling. These would make a great addition to your collection. You will be happy with these!!
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Item ID: 11397