Sterling Top Strawberry Diamond and Fan Cut Glass Muffineer [Sugar Shaker]. The pattern repeats six times. There is a sterling collar on the glass jar, marked "Sterling". The removable pierced top is also marked "Sterling". There are 3 small dents in the top--see photos. Measures 4 1/4" to the top of the collar; 5" high with the sterling top on. The 2 1/8" round base has a polished bottom. The sterling top weighs approximately 18 grams, and the entire piece weighs over 9 ounces. There is a very small [1/16" X 3/16" long] flake inside one of spikes of the fan design. You can see the glass is hand-blown, and there are minor scratches on the bottom from use. Originally used for sprinkling Sugar. Can also be used for Hatpin display. The top has 13 holes. Dates circa 1890s. A lovely, useful item!
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