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Lot 0158
OL-23 CROSSED PEACOCK EYE AND STRAWBERRY DIAMOND OVAL PRESSED OPEN SALT, colorless, large scallop-and-point rim. Scarce. Probably New England, possibly Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1830-1850. 1 1/2" H, 2 1/4" x 3 1/2".
Proof with just a hint of mold roughness.
Literature: Neal - Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 232. Parallels Spillman - Corning, p. 188, fig. 720.
Provenance: Collection of Paul and Monica Harvey, Naples, FL.
Catalogue Note: This is the first example of this salt that we have sold suggesting it is much harder to find than its "Scarce" designation indicates.

Condition

Proof with just a hint of mold roughness.

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$50.00

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OL-23 CROSSED PEACOCK EYE AND STRAWBERRY DIAMOND OVAL

Estimate $100 - $200Mar 18, 2017