Sand shaker

about 1830–40
Boston and Sandwich Glass Company (1826–1888)


Object Place: Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 7 x 7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.675

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Green with a pressed base and a pewter top. Pewter top enclosed by stippled band. Narrow bands of beading from top to bottom. Rim of base moulded with twisted rope. Base patterned in series of concentric rings.

Credit Line

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