Salt Cellar

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Object Name: 
Salt Cellar
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
55.4.81
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7 cm; RIm Diam: 6.2 cm; Foot Diam: 5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1775-1799
Primary Description: 
Salt Cellar. Transparent emerald-green glass with small and large bubbles and with pale amber and ochre decolorations; pattern molded and expanded; flat foot with rough pontil mark applied to double-ogee bowl with very short stem drawn from same gather; bowl patterned in fourteen-diamond mold and expanded in ogival design.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin Antiques, Source
1955-11-12
Color: 
Material: 
Loan exhibition of eighteenth and early nineteenth century furniture & glass; for the benefit of the National Council of Girl Scouts, inc.
Venue(s)
American Art Galleries 1929-09-25 through 1929-10-09