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Salt Cellar

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CULTURE American
MEDIUM Opalescent glass
  • Place Manufactured: Corona, New York, United States
  • DATES ca. 1901-1905
    DIMENSIONS 1 1/8 x 2 x 2 in. (2.9 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm)
    MARKINGS Engraved on base: "L.C.T. / R6386"
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 67.120.70
    CREDIT LINE Bequest of Laura L. Barnes
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Salt cellar, opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Flattened spherical form with serpentine nodes on outer surface; amber bottle glass with changeable iridescent metallic overlay of light blue color with flashes of silver and gold. Condition: Excellent
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