Salt

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Object Name: 
Salt
Accession Number: 
61.4.72
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm, L: 8.2 cm, W: 5.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1830-1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; pressed. Rectangular shape; ends with scrolls; stippled; sides with shell; ends with acorn and oak leaves in medallion; square base with multi-rayed star.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15