Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc.
Live Auction

August 24, 2023: Summer Americana: Day One

Thu, Aug 24, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 274

EE-8A EAGLE AND SHIP PRESSED OPEN SALT

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

EE-8A EAGLE AND SHIP PRESSED OPEN SALT, colorless, the sides divided into six stippled panels with alternating reserves of a shield-breast American Eagle and a sailing ship believed to represent the USS Constitution, even-scallop rim, raised on a circular foot with eagle encircled by a chevron band to underside. Very rare. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. 1830-1845. 1 7/8" H, 2 7/8" D rim, 2 1/8" D foot.
Literature: Neal, Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, p. 87. Like Bourne, The William J. Elsholz Collection, Vol. I, pp. 74 and 77, lot 306. Spillman, American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass, p. 180, fig. 678. Barlow/Kaiser, The Glass Industry in Sandwich, Vol. 1, p. 283, fig. 1454.

Condition

Virtually undamaged with a single rim scallop being tipped.

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