Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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salt cellar
  • Boston & Sandwich Glass Company
    active 1825–1888
  • salt cellar, circa 1825–1835
  • Where object was made: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
  • blown, molded glass
  • Object Height: 6.1 cm
    Object Height: 2 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6063

Three-mold, clear blown glass saltcellar in the shape on an upside down hat. The body is divided into three sections. The bottom section has a band of diagonal ribbing, the middle section has a band of diagonal ribbing going the opposite direction and the top section has a diamond and sunburst pattern. The brim of the hat is plain.