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Salt Dish

1971.987.1-6 (RS80676)

Description

Anglo-Irish blown and cut crystal body; deep circular bowl shape rounded at bottom with applied circular foot; saw-tooth cut circular mouth; medial band of cut repeating leafy lozenge motif between engraved saw-tooth and line borders; lower third of body with thumbnail facet cuts.

Details

Maker
unknown
Location of origin
Ireland; England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
cutting (dividing)
glass (material)
glassblowing
lead glass
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Blown
Cut
cutting (dividing)
DISH, SALT
Glass
glass (material)
glassblowing
lead glass
salts (condiment vessels)
Accession Number
1971.987.1-6
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5896

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