Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.4.56
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5 cm, L: 7.5 cm, W: 4.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Salt. Colorless glass; pressed. Rectangular shape; smooth rim rising at corners; stippled sides and ends with a basket of flowers in each side and a scroll design in each end; cross-hatched pattern on flat base; four feet.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
1959-09-01
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass A to Z (2002) illustrated, p. 483; BIB# 73416
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 172, #635; BIB# 30457