Egg Cup or Salt Cellar

Object Name: 
Egg Cup or Salt Cellar

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Object Name: 
Egg Cup or Salt Cellar
Accession Number: 
50.4.410
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.75 cm; Rim Diam: 10 cm; Foot Diam: 5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1840
Primary Description: 
Egg Cup or Salt Cellar. Non-lead glass, clear gray blue; pressed; hexagonal bowl with wide plain circular band at top, lower bowl and foot of hexagonal spool form; on sides, in relief, four petals in ovals above round-top panels.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
1950-07-31
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 248, #971; BIB# 30457