Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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salt cellar
  • Boston & Sandwich Glass Company
    active 1825–1888
  • salt cellar, 1835–1840
  • Where object was made: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States
  • pressed glass
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 4.6 x 8 x 4.9 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 1 3/4 x 3 1/8 x 1 7/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6139
Description
Exhibitions

Clear, pressed glass saltcellar that is highly decorated with beaded scroll designs and baskets of flowers. The saltcellar has four scrolled feet and a star design on the bottom.