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Inkwell

1998.1950 (RS24270)

Description

Iron inkwell w/ glass liner under hinged lid. Inkwell has main body w/ square base and dome top. Curved front piece extends from body, pen rest. 4 peg legs. Design in iron is geometrical and fern motif, openwork on front piece.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
INKWELL
inkwells
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
2.25 x 4 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1950
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17809

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