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

June 15, 2023: Americana - Glass

Thu, Jun 15, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 496

RP ROUND PEDESTAL PRESSED OPEN SALTS, LOT OF FIVE

Estimate: $80 - $120
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RP ROUND PEDESTAL PRESSED OPEN SALTS, LOT OF FIVE, comprising an unlisted emerald green RP-36, and colorless RP-18A, RP-18A variant, RP-25, and RP-36 variant. Unknown rarity and rare. Various makers. 1835-1860. Various sizes.
Literature: Neal, Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, pp. 368 and 375. Parallels Ibid, p. 368. The Acorn, Vol. 15, 2008/2009, p. 67, Neal/Shugert, "Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period 1825-1850: An Addendum."

 

Condition

Green example with chip to underside of foot and short annealing check off rim, as made, RP-18a variant with foot chips, RP-18a with foot flakes, others with only some inner rim mold roughness.

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Glass deaccessioned by the Bennington Museum, Bennington, VT. All proceeds will go toward the museum's Collections Acquisition Fund.
Ex-collection of James A. Warren, West Coxsackie, NY.