OR-6 VARIANT OCTAGON ROUND PRESSED OPEN SALT, unlisted deep cobalt blue, high-point rim. Variant base with eight five-petal leaf devices encircling a stippled center. Probably extremely rare. Possibly Belgium. 1830-1850. 1 3/4" H, 3" DOA.
Proof with some light mold roughness. One rim point with underfill, as made.
Literature: Parallels Neal - Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 200.
Provenance: Collection of Paul and Monica Harvey, Naples, FL.
Purchased from William R. and Teresa F. Kurau, Lampeter, PA, 12/2/01.