Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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salt cellar
  • Henry William Stiegel
    1729–1785
    born: Cologne, France ; died: Charming Forge, Pennsylvania, United States
  • salt cellar, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • blown, molded cobalt flint glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.9 x 6.1 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6074.b
Description
Exhibitions

Blown, cobalt blue glass saltcellar with a diamond diaper pattern. The foot is round and the body is in the shape of an inverted bell.