Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Accession Number: 
68.4.206
Dimensions: 
H: 5.1 cm, L: 6.7 cm, W: 5.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1840
Primary Description: 
Pink glass; pressed. Rectangular shape; rim of alternating scallops and points; diamond filled diamonds on sides and ends; ribbed columns at each corner ending in a foot; rectangular base with sunburst.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bowne Collection, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 196, #769; BIB# 30457