SL-1 SHELL PRESSED OPEN SALT

Item/Auction Attributes

cobalt blue,
Possibly Boston & Sandwich Glass Co.
1835-1850.
Excellent condition with the rim being nearly proof with a single small chip, base with scattered flaking to the base edge.
1 5/8" H, 2" x 3".
Provenance: The collection of David and Jan Anderson, Sargentville, ME.
Collector's Sales & Services, 6/22/93, lot 311A.
Ex-collection of Paul and Gladys Richards.
$80.00
$120.00
Literature: Neal - Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 403. Like Elsholz, lot 1510. Parallels Spillman - Corning, p. 196, fig. 771; and Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich, Vol. 1, p. 284, fig. 1457.