Origin of saltcellar
Examples from the Web for saltcellar
Historical Examples of saltcellar
Set the saltcellar on your lords right, and trenchers on the left of it.
There is a saltcellar of state, so called, and there may be a castor of state.Moby Dick; or The Whale
The user was expected to sprinkle the liquid over the fire just as salt is sprinkled from a saltcellar over meat.The Wonder Book of Knowledge
Saltcellar, sawlt′sel-ar, n. a small table vessel for holding salt.