Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.4.58
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.6 cm, L: 7.9 cm, W: 4.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Salt. Colorless glass; pressed. Rectangular shape with plain rim and S-curved ends; stippled with a lyre and four cornucopias on each side, scroll and spear-point design on the end and a fan motif with dots on each side of the base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
1959-09-01
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 182, #687; BIB# 30457