Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.4.163
Dimensions: 
H: 6 cm, D: 9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840-1860
Primary Description: 
Canary yellow glass; pressed. Round, waisted shape; circular top; six vertical panels down sides, forming six feet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Whichelow, Mrs. George, Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Technique: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 169; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 240, #935; BIB# 30457