Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc.
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August 24, 2023: Summer Americana: Day One

Thu, Aug 24, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 268

CD-4 COVERED LYRE PRESSED SALT

Estimate: $80 - $120
Sold for
$307.50
Sold Price includes BP

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CD-4 COVERED LYRE PRESSED SALT, colorless, on four scrolled feet, cover with pine cone finial and beads on rim interior arranged 9 x 19 x 10 x 19. Colorless not recorded by Neal, extremely rare. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1835-1845. 2 7/8" HOA, 1 7/8" H rim, 2" x 3 1/8" rim.
Literature: Neal - Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 43. The Acorn, Vol. 15, 2008/2009, p. 26, Neal/Shugert, "Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period 1825-1850: An Addendum.", recorded in clear.

Condition

Excellent condition overall with the covered having some scattered flaking and a couple of chips to the corners; base nearly undamaged with some expected roughness/flaking to the interior of the feet and edges of some scrolls. Having a short linear imperfections to the rim, as made.

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From the William D. Annable estate, Oberlin, OH.