Tripod Salt Dish

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Object Name: 
Tripod Salt Dish
Accession Number: 
74.2.7
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.3 cm, Diam: 7.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1730-1750
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pattern-molded. Low, circular form with rounded sides, slightly flared rim; molded with a pattern of repeated diamonds (15 in a horizontal row) above pointed flutes (15); the center, underside, with an applied prunt, molded design of a crown above a rose, and two smaller flowers at the sides; three pad feet, with molded "berry prunts" at the tops.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bradley, Philip H., Source
1974-07-03