Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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salt cellar with cover
  • Boston & Sandwich Glass Company
    active 1825–1888
  • salt cellar with cover, circa 1835–1845
  • Where object was made: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 4.8 x 3 x 5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6041.a,b

Clear, pressed glass saltcellar with a cover and four scrolled feet. The body is covered with a bead and scroll pattern. There is a design of a basket of flowers on the the sides. The lid has a pine cone shaped finial on the top.