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

June 15, 2023: Americana - Glass

Thu, Jun 15, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 526

SL SHELL LACY PRESSED OPEN SALTS, LOT OF FOUR

Estimate: $80 - $120
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SL SHELL LACY PRESSED OPEN SALTS, LOT OF FOUR, comprising colorless SL-1B variation with base diamonds arranged eight by four, SL-13, and SL-15, and an opalescent SL-14 with hairpin ends. Unknown rarity and rare. Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. and others. 1830-1850. Various sizes.
Literature: Neal, Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period, pp. 404, 417, 418, and 421. The Acorn, Vol. 15, 2008/2009, p. 70, Neal/Shugert, "Pressed Glass Salt Dishes of the Lacy Period 1825-1850: An Addendum."

Condition

SL-15 with crack off rim at one side, SL-14 with chip to shell on one side and moderate underfill to shell on other side, remainder near proof.

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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.