Inscribed: HENRY CLAYMade in Sandwich, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Made by Boston and Sandwich Glass Company, Sandwich, Massachusetts, 1825 - 1888
Currently not on view
F1929-6-427bThe Sallie Crozer Hilprecht Collection, 1929
LabelHenry Clay (1777-1852) was an American statesman who served in both houses of Congress and made five unsuccessful bids for the presidency. He is known as the “Great Compromiser” for his efforts to unite the North and South before the Civil War.