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Salt ("Lafayet")

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Fiery blue opalescent salt in form of boat. "Lafayet" on side paddle wheel; on stern inside two stars "B & S Glass Co.". "Sandwich" on inside of base and "Sandwich" between scrolls on outside of base.

Credit Line

Gift of Kenneth and Mary Jane Wakefield in memory of Ruth Graves Wakefield

about 1830–45

Object Place

Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1979.680

Medium or Technique

Pressed glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass