Salt Dish

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Object Name: 
Salt Dish
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
69.4.57
Dimensions: 
H: 4.4 cm, L: 7.8 cm, W: 4.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Snyder
Primary Description: 
Transparent blue glass; pressed. Rectangular shape; stippled; stag head with antlers on sides and ends; skirted rectangular base with sunburst underneath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Snyder, Harry A., Source
Snyder, Mrs. Harry A., Source
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 198, #780; BIB# 30457