Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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salt cellar
  • United States
  • salt cellar, circa 1870s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pressed uranium glass
  • Object Height: 3.17 cm
    Object Height: 1 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6144
Description
Exhibitions

Yellow-green, pressed glass saltcellar that is in the shape of a bird with a cherry in its mouth. The wings and tailfeather of the bird surround a circular section.