Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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salt cellar
  • United States
  • salt cellar, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • blown, molded cobalt flint glass
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.4 x 5.8 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 7/8 x 2 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6074.a

Blown, cobalt blue glass saltcellar (in the style of Henry William Stiegel (1729–1785)) with a swirled rib pattern. The foot is round and the body is in the shape of an inverted bell.