Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Salt cellar

Salt cellar

  • Place of origin:

    Gateshead (made)

  • Date:

    1892 (design registered)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sowerby Ellison Glassworks (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pressed glass

  • Credit Line:

    Given by M. J. Franklin

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Place of Origin

Gateshead (made)


1892 (design registered)


Sowerby Ellison Glassworks (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Pressed glass

Marks and inscriptions

Registration number for 11/1892


Height: 4.9 cm, Diameter: 6.5 cm

Descriptive line

Salt cellar, one of a pair, pressed glass, made by Sowerby's Ellison Glass Works Ltd., Gateshead-on-Tyne, design registered 1892

Labels and date

Pair of salt cellars , pressed glass England (Gateshead-on-Tyne), design registered 1892 made by Sowerby's Ellison Glass Works Ltd. Gift of M. J. Franklin (C.32 and A-1983) . [18/06/2009]

Production Note

Sowerby's pattern bk. XIV, no.1949


Glass; Eating


Ceramics Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.