Salt dish

American
1830–50


Place of Creation: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

4.0 x 9.2 x 5.1 cm (1 9/16 x 3 5/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

1978.1146

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Opaque blue, boat-shaped salt dish. Marked on the side “LAFAYET,” on the back “*B. and S.*/ Glass./ Co,” on the bottom “SANDWICH.” Condition: A few small chips on rim

Markings

Marked "*B. & S.*/ Glass/ Co" on the back, "SANDWICH" in the bottom and on the underside.

Provenance

Mrs William H. Fenn, III, Yorklyn SR 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection