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Lot 0520
SL-1 SHELL PRESSED OPEN SALT, cobalt blue, shaped rim. Very rare. Possibly Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1835-1850. 1 5/8" H, 2" x 3".
Excellent condition with the rim being nearly proof with a single small chip, base with scattered flaking to the base edge.
Literature: Neal - Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 403. Like Elsholz, lot 1510. Parallels Spillman - Corning, p. 196, fig. 771; and Barlow/Kaiser - The Glass Industry in Sandwich, Vol. 1, p. 284, fig. 1457.
Provenance: The collection of David and Jan Anderson, Sargentville, ME.
Collector's Sales & Services, 6/22/93, lot 311A.
Ex-collection of Paul and Gladys Richards.

Condition

Excellent condition with the rim being nearly proof with a single small chip, base with scattered flaking to the base edge.

Starting Bid

$40.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 24.5%

SL-1 SHELL PRESSED OPEN SALT

Estimate $80 - $120Jan 26, 2018