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Salt ("Lafayet")

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Small blue Sandwich glass salt boat bearing the title, on either side, "Lafayet." Name "Sandwich" is pressed ont he bottom on the boat and on the botton of the bowl. On the stern is "B. AND S. Glass Company" standing for the Boston and Sandwich Glass Company.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Stuart Smith

1830–45

Object Place

Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

4.44 x 5.08 x 9.52 cm (1 3/4 x 2 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.609

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass