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Blotter

1998.592 (RS23343)

Description

Leather blotter w/ wooden handle. Leather patterned like crocodile skin. Base of blotter curved and covered w/ paper. Blots of ink on base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1910
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
BLOTTER
blotters (writing equipment)
leather
Leather
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3.25 x 5.75 x 2.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.592
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20007

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