Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
68.4.360
Dimensions: 
H: 4.5 cm, L: 7.9 cm, W: 4.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1840
Primary Description: 
Opalescent medium-blue glass; pressed. Rectangular shape; scalloped rim; S-curved ends; stippled with lyre and four cornucopias on each side; scroll and spear-point design on ends; fan motif with diamonds on each side on base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Wismer, H. B., Former Collection
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 182, #690; BIB# 30457