OL-3 VARIANT OVAL PRESSED OPEN SALT, unlisted deep amethyst, shaped rim. Variant with collared foot. Probably extremely rare. Probably France. 1830-1850. 1 3/4" H, 2 1/2" x 3 1/2".
Rim with loss of central scroll tips on one side and corresponding moderate chip/bruise to interior, some other small losses/mold roughness to rim, foot with area of moderate chipping/roughness to edge.
Literature: Parallels Neal - Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 205.
Provenance: Collection of Paul and Monica Harvey, Naples, FL.