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Salt

Object Number: 
1965.749a
Date: 
1826-1830
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 3 x 2 1/4 in. ( 5.1 x 7.6 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
pressed: on bottom: "NE/GLASS/COMPANY/BOSTON."
Description: 
Opaque white pressed lead glass salt; rectangular with columns and ball feet at corners; paneled sides outlined with rope molding enclosing a basket of fruit and flowers on the sides and a rose on the ends; mark on the bottom (Neal, NE1A).
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group