Salt Cellar

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Salt Cellar
Accession Number: 
50.4.167
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8 cm; Rim Diam: 2.5 cm; Foot Diam: 5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1820-1835
Primary Description: 
Salt Cellar. Lead glass, dark purple-blue; molded for pattern and free-blown; circular bowl with flaring galleried rim and tapering to drawn circular foot; small rough pontil mark on depressed center of base; geometric pattern GII-16: band of diamond diapering above one of vertical ribbing, circle of small "diamond" indents on base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Myers, Louis Guerineau, Former Collection
Material: