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Lot 0068
BF-1D BASKET OF FLOWERS PRESSED OPEN SALT, lightly mottled opalescent opaque violet blue, raised on four feet. Very rare. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1830-1840. 2" H, 1 7/8" x 3".
Proof rim profile, shallow chip to outer edge of one rim scroll, lacking three base scrolls, minor flake to two feet.
Literature: Neal - Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 5. Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich, vol. 1, p. 281, fig. 1447.
Provenance: Collection of Paul and Monica Harvey, Naples, FL.
Purchased from David Arman, 10/4/99.

Condition

Proof rim profile, shallow chip to outer edge of one rim scroll, lacking three base scrolls, minor flake to two feet.

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BF-1D BASKET OF FLOWERS PRESSED OPEN SALT

Estimate $100 - $200Mar 18, 2017
Mt. Crawford, VA, USA