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Sugar Shaker, American Victorian glass, 5 3/4” tall, 2 1/2" diameter at the base, cylindrical flaring from the top to the base. Shaker has ringed neck, silver plated collar adhered with customary plaster of Paris, threaded screw-on original top, perforated with six point star pattern. Collar is surrounded with engraved design. Sugar shaker is molded milk glass with sky blue finish and hand painted stylized flowers in enamel paints. Wear spots to the top, see photos. Heacock and Lechner both advised that the quality of the top should not dictate the value of the glass shaker itself. Heacock reports the sugar shaker was a "passing fancy and often impractical for table usage, so most were put away on a shelf for safe keeping." He surmises that is why so few sugar shakers are found today with the usual usage and age wear.
American antique glass Victorian sugar shakers flourished during the period 1885-1905. William Heacock renown author and American glass expert, states that they were also called "sugar sifters" or "sugar dusters”. The English refer to them as muffineers. One of several ORIGINAL American glass we have listed ON SALE. See last photo of other sugar shakers ON SALE

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ITEM ID
10745
ITEM TYPE
Antique
PURPOSE
Sugar Sifters, Sugar Shakers
ORIGIN
United States • American
STYLE
Shaker, Victorian

Sugar Shaker American Victorian Glass Sifter Muffineer

$59 $125 SALE

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