DI-20 SCROLL AND STAR DIVIDED PRESSED OPEN SALT, colorless, beaded rim, slightly concave smooth-top divider, tiny diamond base, raised on tiny square feet. Unique. Unknown origin. 1830-1850. 1 1/2" H, 1 3/4" x 3".
Near proof, moderate shallow inner-rim chip not affecting the profile, minor flake at one base corner, hint of mold roughness.
Literature: New designation in The Acorn, Volume 15, 2008/2009, p. 29, "Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period 1825-1850: An Addendum."
Provenance: Collection of Paul and Monica Harvey, Naples, FL.