Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Accession Number: 
63.4.91
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.8 cm, W: 5.3 cm, L: 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1826-1835
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Light green glass; pressed. Rectangular shape; rim with alternating scallops and points; sides with basket of fruit; ends with single flower; column at each corner ending in foot; inscription on rectangular base: "JERSEY/GLASS Co/Nr. N. YORK".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
1963
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 168; BIB# 22048
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 181, #685; BIB# 30457