Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Accession Number: 
68.4.119
Dimensions: 
H: 3.5 cm, L: 9.8 cm, W: 7.2 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1840
Primary Description: 
Light green, lead glass; pressed. Oval shape; scalloped rim formed by tops of "peacock feather" design; sunburst with twenty-eight rays in oval base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
High Collection, Former Collection
Rose, James, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 161; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 192, #746; BIB# 30457