SL-11 SHELL PRESSED OPEN SALT, peacock/electric blue, tiny-diamond base, raised on four scrolled feet. Extremely rare. Possibly Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1835-1850. 1 3/4" H, 1 7/8" x 3 1/4".
Rim with chip to one corner scroll, moderate inner-rim chip and mold roughness, flake to one foot and minor mold roughness.
Literature: Neal - Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 415. Like Elsholz, lot 1514.
Provenance: Collection of Paul and Monica Harvey, Naples, FL.
Collector's Sales & Services, 6/10/00, lot 146.
Ex-collection of Scott Hambidge (retains collection label).