Salt Dish

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Object Name: 
Salt Dish
Accession Number: 
64.4.88
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.2 cm, W: 4.3 cm, L: 9.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1828-1835
Primary Description: 
Opaque white glass; pressed. Boat-shape with a flat stern inscribed "J. ROBINSON & SON/PITTSBURGH"; oval base, stippled, with an anchor.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rose, James (1899-1975), Source
1964
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Pittsburgh Glass
Venue(s)
Greenfield Village 1976-11 through 1977-03
Henry Ford Museum 1976-11 through 1977-03
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 174, #649; BIB# 30457
Recent Important Acquisitions, 7 (1965) illustrated, p. 132, #55; BIB# AI97743