Spool shaped circular body, moulded midband; moulded octagonal base and top separated from spool by bands of reeding. Shallow circular receptacle for salt and four scrolled projections on top. Reeding at bottom.
Engraved R Russell above reeding at bottom, Rebe on edge of top.
I.D fleur-de-lis below in heart in bowl and on side
Early history unknown. 1932, bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler to MFA. (Accession date: Sept 1, 1932)
Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler