She visited all parts of the world and collected these as she went. From what I can tell, there are no breaks, stains, etc outside of normal wear from sitting on a shelf year after year. They come from across the world and the US. Please let me know if you have any questions. The item "Vintage 175 Salt And Pepper Shaker Collection Lot Worldwide 1940s And On" is in sale since Saturday, July 29, 2017.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Salt & Pepper Shakers". The seller is "texasismystate" and is located in Plano, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.