Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
64.4.52
Dimensions: 
H: 1 1/2", L (rim): 2 15/16", W (rim): 1 7/8"
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1818-1825
Primary Description: 
Purple lead glass; mold-blown. Rectangular with cut corners, ground and polished top rim, vertical ribbing on sides and ends, impressed oval sunburst pattern on base.
Provenance: 
Rose, James (1899-1975), Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Mold-Blown Glass: Roman and American (2015) illustrated, p. 9 (fig. 3); BIB# AI100138