Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Accession Number: 
59.4.73
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.8 cm, L: 8.8 cm, W: 4.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1835
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Salt. Colorless lead glass; pressed. Boat shape; pointed bow; squared stern; six-petaled flower on each paddle wheel; inscription: "J. ROBINSON & SON/PITTSBURGH" on stern; oval base with anchor.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
1959-09-01
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
J. ROBINSON & SON/PITTSBURGH
inscription
Pressed body, stern
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 174, #648; BIB# 30457