SL-2 SHELL PRESSED OPEN SALT, unlisted light honey amber, shaped rim. Probably extremely rare. Possibly Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1835-1850. 1 5/8" H, 2" x 3".
Proof with just a hint of mold roughness. Open bubble to one base point causing a minor loss, as made.
Literature: Neal - Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 405. Parallels Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich, vol. 1, p. 284, fig. 1457.
Provenance: Collection of Paul and Monica Harvey, Naples, FL.
Purchased from Joseph Arman, 1/16/02.