Salt Dish

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Object Name: 
Salt Dish
Accession Number: 
68.4.347
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.1 cm, W: 5 cm, L: 9.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1830-1835
Primary Description: 
Opalescent glass; pressed. Boat shape; pointed bow; square stern; inscription: "LAFAYET" on paddle wheels; "B &S./GLASS./Co" on stern; "SANDWICH" on inside base and "SANDWICH" superimposed on scroll design on underside.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Former Collection
1948-04-28
to
1968
Category: 
Material: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 174, #652; BIB# 30457