Shaker, lid, strainer, and removable finial.
Scratched into base beneath mark: "R-7-48-QAIV [?] - NX"
Stamped into base of shaker: Logo in half circle: "INTERNATIONAL / I [in rectangle] s [in rectangle] / SILVER PLATE / EPNS / 343 / 56 oz." Stamped into bottom rim of lid: "PAT'D JAN. 11-1927"
1953, given as a wedding gift to Pat and William (Bill) Swan, Dover, Massachusetts from William's parents; by inheritance within the family; 2011, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)
Anonymous gift in honor of Patricia and William C. Swan
designed about 1927; made about 1927–29
- International Silver Company, active 1898 to the present