This featured series was made in Germany, circa pre-WWII. It consists of various people from different ethnicities – all of which are holding a bowl that acts as an egg cup. Each person’s head comes off and is the salt shaker.
There are also a few similar examples of animals.
They are all stamped “Stamped: Germany D.R.G.M. No.1042491″. They are about 3” in height and all have 5 pour holes in the salt shaker head.