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Inkwell

Description

Glazed porcelain (?) inkwell with two sculpted birds with blue wings and spots of gilt; painted flowers in pin, orange and blue. Two holes in front for holding pens. Sculpted yellow and pink flower in center with green stem. Gilded band around oval bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1890
Material
porcelain
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Inkwell
inkwells
Possibly porcelain
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.823
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175253

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