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
  • pressed glass
  • Object Length/Width: 8.9 x 6.4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6052
Description

Translucent pressed glass saltcellar. The top edges are concavely scalloped. There are beads all around the border. There are vertical ridges in relief on the sides and ends. There is an ornamental design of stars and half-circles on the bottom.