Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
63.3.113
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.7 cm, Diam: 6.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1840-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Opalescent glass; pressed. Hexagonal shape; smooth rim; Gothic arches around straight sides; hexagonal base with three paw feet; top rim and bottom of feet ground and polished.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Pressed Glass, 1825-1925
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1983-04 through 1983-10
St. Louis Art Museum 1983-12-01 through 1984-03-01
Suntory Museum of Art 1984-07-17 through 1984-09-02
Portland Museum of Art 1984-11-01 through 1985-12-31
Cincinnati Art Museum 1985-04-13 through 1985-05-26
Pressed Glass 1825-1925 (1983) 48 p.; BIB# 30792
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 386, #1495; BIB# 30457