Boat Salt

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Object Name: 
Boat Salt
Accession Number: 
50.2.51 A
Overall H: 7.2 cm; Rim Diam: 8.4 cm
Not on Display
about 1790-1810
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown, pressed, cut. Cut bowl; pressed oval foot with diamond-shaped top, and concave oval "lemon squeezer" underneath (with 14 flutes); the sides and bottom of the foot polished; no sign of a pontil mark.
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
Irish Glass: The Age of Exuberance (1970) illustrated, pl. 78C; BIB# 27243