Salt ("Lafayet")

about 1830–45
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

4.44 x 9.52 x 5.08 cm (1 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

1979.680

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Fiery blue opalescent salt in form of boat. “Lafayet” on side paddle wheel; on stern inside two stars “B & S Glass Co.”. “Sandwich” on inside of base and “Sandwich” between scrolls on outside of base.

Credit Line

Gift of Kenneth and Mary Jane Wakefield in memory of Ruth Graves Wakefield