Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Accession Number: 
2006.4.241
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm, Diam: 8.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1840-1860
Primary Description: 
Salt. Fiery Opalescent glass; pressed. Circular salt with flared rim, concave base and pressed pattern on the body. Signed on base "R & G A WRIGHT/PHILADELPHIA", faint pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Green Valley Auction, Source
2006-10-12
Technique: 
Inscription: 
R & G A WRIGHT PHILADELPHIA
inscription
Pressed On underside of foot.