This JL style is a combination mill with a black finish and chrome base. It dispenses salt through the top and grinds pepper through the bottom. In the world of spice and pepper mills, William Bounds products are in a class of their own. They add a touch of sophistication and elegance to your kitchen and/or dining room. And because you are using freshly ground spices, they also add wonderful flavoring to your food. Made in the USA.