Salt Cellar

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Object Name: 
Salt Cellar
Accession Number: 
55.4.79
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.2 cm; Rim Diam: 6.6 cm; Foot Diam: 5.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1800-1850
Primary Description: 
Salt Cellar. Transparent sapphire-blue glass with small bubbles; free blown and tooled; conical crimped foot with rough pontil mark applied to bowl tapering downwards; bowl tooled into pattern of heavy horizontal ribbing.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Color: 
Material: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 174; BIB# 22048
Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass (Doubleday edition) (1950) pl. 58, #9, pp. 236-237; BIB# 25299