Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Accession Number: 
68.4.96
Dimensions: 
H: 4 cm, L: 7.2 cm, W: 5.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1830-1845
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Snyder
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Rectangular shape; band of ellipses around top edge; chariot with driver and two horses on each side; dolphin on each end; scroll pattern on base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Snyder, Harry A., Source
Snyder, Gladys M., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 176, #661; BIB# 30457