Salt cellar

about 19th century
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

3.81 x 6.03 x 8.89 cm (1 1/2 x 2 3/8 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1971.589

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Clear glass, pressed in a three-part mold, oval in shape with a sun-burst in the flat bottom. Circular, diamond-diapered disks with concave circles in their centers around sides. perhaps Sandwich Glass Co., Sandwich, Mass. (1825-1888)

Credit Line

Gift of Professor Emeritus F. H. Norton and the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology