Salt dish

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Object Name: 
Salt dish
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.4.304
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5 cm, L: 8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1830-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Charles H. and Alice Wendt Voorhees
Primary Description: 
Very dark transparent purple-blue lead glass; pressed. Rectangular with a column at each corner; horizontal ribbing on each long side with a heart in the center; herringbone ribbing on each short side; ribbing on base; ribbed pattern on inside as well.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Voorhees Collection, Charles H. and Alice Wendt, Former Collection
Webster, Elizabeth Voorhees, Source