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Object Name: Salt Cellar
Date: 1830-1848
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Medium: Glass
Dimensions: Overall: 1 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. ( 3.8 x 7 cm )
Description: Colorless blown lead glass salt; circular form with nine panel cut sides and foot; base is engraved with a crown and monogram and one panel is engraved.
Credit Line: Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Object Number: 1936.699
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Marks: engraved: on base: "LP" in script below a crown engraved: on panel: "F" in block lettering

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According to accession records, this salt is one of four that belonged to either Abigail Cornell, wife of Israel Corse and donor's great-grandmother, or Angeline Burr, wife of Morris Ketchum. Also, the records state that the monogram and crown are of King Louis Philippe of France.