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Lot 0249
SL-1 SHELL PRESSED OPEN SALT, colorless (unlisted in Neal), shaped rim. Rare. Possibly Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1835-1850. 1 5/8" H, 2" x 3".
Excellent condition with proof rim profile, several light inner-rim flakes, base with the loss of one corner tip and one shallow chip to edge.
Literature: Neal - Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 403. Clear listed in The Acorn, Volume 15, 2008/2009, p. 70, "Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period 1825-1850: An Addendum." Parallels Spillman - Corning, p. 196, fig. 771; and Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich, vol. 1, p. 284, fig. 1457.
Provenance: Collection of Paul and Monica Harvey, Naples, FL.
Purchased from David Arman, 3/18/99.

Condition

Excellent condition with proof rim profile, several light inner-rim flakes, base with the loss of one corner tip and one shallow chip to edge.

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SL-1 SHELL PRESSED OPEN SALT

Estimate $50 - $80Mar 18, 2017