Male and female gnome, well known in Germany since 1963 for small cartoon clips between advertising clips. In Germany they are know as "Mainzelmännchen", literally meaning "small people from Mainz". Mainz is a medium size city in Germany where the headquarter of the TV station is located.

This set stands 2.5'' high and has 3 and 2 pour holes.  Circa 2000s.

German gnomes salt and pepper shakers