Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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salt cellar
  • United States
  • salt cellar, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • glass
  • Object Length/Width: 3.8 x 7 cm
    Object Length/Width: 1 1/2 x 2 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6049
Description

Transparent blue glass saltcellar in a rectangular shape. There is no decoration on the outside of the saltcellar. On the inside is a faint diamond patterned design. On the bottom is a design with a combination of half diamonds and hexagon patterns alternating with oblique stripes. Two of the top edges are concave.