Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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salt cellar
  • United States
  • salt cellar, early 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4.4 x 8.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 3/4 x 3 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6065

Clear, pressed glass saltcellar in the shape of a flower. The top edge has seven scallops, which are continued downwards in the shape of a flower petal. The ends of the scallops are chipped off.