Footed salt

Object Number: 
1952.167
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 3 in. ( 5.1 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Cobalt blue lead glass footed salt blown in a three-part mold patterned with three repeat panels of diamond diapering and diamond-shaped sunburst; compressed globular bowl curved in below everted rim; drawn stem and thick disc foot patterned with sawtooth bands; pontil mark (McKearin G III-25).
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group