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Footed salt

Object Number: 
1938.268
Date: 
1810-1830
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Brownish-green non-lead glass footed salt blown and tooled to shape; double-ogee bowl joined to a solid disc foot; pontil mark.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group