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Salt dish

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Opaque blue, boat-shaped salt dish. Marked on the side "LAFAYET," on the back "*B. and S.*/ Glass./ Co," on the bottom "SANDWICH." Condition: A few small chips on rim

Marks

Marked "*B. & S.*/ Glass/ Co" on the back, "SANDWICH" in the bottom and on the underside.

Provenance

Mrs William H. Fenn, III, Yorklyn SR 21, Mt Cuba, Delaware

Credit Line

William H. Fenn III Glass Collection

American, 1830–50

Place of Creation

Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

4.0 x 9.2 x 5.1 cm (1 9/16 x 3 5/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

1978.1146

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass