Burmese Egg-Shaped Salt

Object Name: 
Burmese Egg-Shaped Salt

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Object Name: 
Burmese Egg-Shaped Salt
Accession Number: 
79.4.78 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.3 cm, Diam: 5.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1885-1895
Credit Line: 
Gift in part of William E. Hammond
Primary Description: 
White glass; metal cap; blown, enameled. Egg-shaped with floral sprays enameled on sides and pierced metal shaker cap; paper label on base with double-headed eagle "PAT MAY 30 1889 MT. W.G.CO.".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hammond, William E., Source
1979-03-27
Category: 
Color: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-05-19 through 2011-12-31
Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Mt. Washington and Pairpoint Glass (2005) illustrated, pp. 280-281; BIB# 88066
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 184; BIB# 22048