Salt holder

about 1825–50
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

6.98 x 8.25 x 8.25 cm (2 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1971.580

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Round, 3-part molded with flaring bowl in black and thumbprint pattern, small base, chipped in several places at rim. Made by 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