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American Decorative Arts

Hat Salt

1820–40

Amber blown glass

2 7/8 × 4 1/2 × 3 in. (7.3 × 11.43 × 7.62 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.779
Geography: 
Made in Midwestern, United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

Purchased for Francis P. Garvan by Rhea Knittle, 4 November 1929; Francis P. Garvan, New York, 1929–31; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1931

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