Here is your chance to start or upgrade your Dansk peppermill collection with the highest quality items. We are offering highly collectible vintage DANSK pepper mill / salt shaker - one of the earliest designs by Jens Harald Quistgaard for Dansk Designs, LTD from the 1960's. This piece consist of Salt shaker and Pepper mill and was handcrafted of beautifully grained Siamese teakwood with a natural finish. The peppermill was made in Denmark and has the earliest type of metal grinding mechanism made by PEUGEOT, France. This shape was the only variation ever made.Jens Quistgaard used a top quality grinding mechanisms made of case-hardened steel by Peugeot Freres Lion, France. The grinder has an authentic insignia with lion and arrow and known to be the best on the market for almost 200 years (since 1840). The durability of these mechanisms and their proven track record allows Peugeot to provide a lifetime guarantee on the grinding mechanism.
The peppermill is 8 (20 cm) tall. The top salt shaker has 12 holes. The bottom of the peppermill has black plastic plug that covers the insertion hole. The bottom of the peppermill is marked with the earliest embossed logo: Dansk Designs LTD.
This 50+ years old piece is in very good, all original vintage condition. The natural finish and patina preserved beautifully. The wooden plug goes in with a snap but sits inside slightly loose due to natural wood drying process.
Normal wood wear tiny scratches, nicks, etc. Are present and must be accepted.
Nothing major but we have to mention it for the accuracy of the description. Other than that, there is no wood damage. The piece is very clean, comes from smoke free environment and would be a perfect addition to any of mid-century, Eames style collection! Beautiful decorative object, useful piece of art, wonderful and very elegant gift as well as a great investment! With normal care it will last for generations...Please take a moment to view our other auctions listed separately. Please read the item description carefully. Avoid making any assumptions about details that aren't included. Please don't ask to alter the Custom forms. We don't claim our items as gifts outside the U. The item "DANSK Teak Pepper Mill Peppermill JHQ IHQ Quistgaard Denmark PEUGEOT RARE Eames" is in sale since Sunday, July 12, 2020.
This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Kitchen, Dining & Bar\Kitchen Tools & Gadgets\Salt & Pepper". The seller is "gapalapa" and is located in United States. This item can be shipped worldwide.