Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.4.359
Dimensions: 
H: 5.1 cm, L: 8.3 cm, W: 5.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1850-1870
Primary Description: 
Mottled opaque blue and white glass; pressed. Rectangular shape slightly higher at ends; scalloped top edge; horizontal fluting around body; parallel fluting across rectangular base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Engels, Walter, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 242, #944, pl. 9; BIB# 30457