Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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salt cellar
  • United States
  • salt cellar, circa 1830
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5.1 x 5.5 x 8 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 2 x 2 1/8 x 3 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6040
Description

Pressed aquamarine glass saltcellar with scalloped top and bottom edge. There are four, horizontal layers which get larger towards the top. There are heavy horizontal ridges on the sides and ends.