Salt Shaker with Metal Cap

Object Name: 
Salt Shaker with Metal Cap

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Object Name: 
Salt Shaker with Metal Cap
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
64.4.18
Dimensions: 
H: 2 1/2", D (base): 1 3/8"
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1878-1888
Primary Description: 
Blue non-lead glass; mold-blown. Barrel-shape with rough ground mouth, above screw-threads; molded ring around base; sunburst pattern underneath. Screw on metal cap with agitator "DANA K. ALDEN BOSTON/PAT DEC 25 1877" around top edge of cap.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wood, Walter A., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
Pat. Dec.25 1877/DANA K ALDEN BOSTON
inscription
metal top
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 183, second from left; BIB# 22048