Vintage Cobalt Blue and White Salt Box, Windmill & Sailboat - Germany
Product Description: Early on, salt boxes of different styles were commonly found in kitchens, hung near the stove away from damp areas preventing it from becoming lumpy. This glazed, salt box with a hinged, dry, wooden lid features a nautical scene with a windmill and sailboat decorated in cobalt blue on a white ceramic surface. Conveniently, this salt box can be placed on a counter-top or used as a wall-mount.
Additional Uses: Bathroom Cotton Swab Holder, Soap Holder, Garlic Holder, Tea Bags
Circa: Possibly 1914 – 1920’s
Height: 6 ½”
Width: 5 ¼” (Body), 5 ½” (Lid)
Product Weight: 1 pound 12 ounces
Markings: G.M.T. Co. Inc., Germany
Item mold/Decoration number: 4511/1
Material: Glazed Ceramic Pottery
Colors: Blue, White, Brown
Condition: Previously owned – used. Very good condition. No cracks. Decoration is vibrant and in good condition. Normal wear on bottom base with one small chip (as shown). 4 minor nicks along top of the backing (as sown). Hinges are a bit loose although functions as it should. Lid and hinges – dry surface.
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