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Inkwell

2006.44.3083 (RS97738)

Description

Pewter inkwell with attached tray. The base has two hollowed out rims and the inkwell was two rings around it. The top of the inkwell is fliptop with an attached hinge. On the base is the remenants of an old tag and also a small piece of tape with numbers on it.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"1020" (Written on a piece of tape attached to the base)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Inkwell
inkwells
pewter (tin alloy)
Dimensions
3 x 1 3/4 (HxD), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3083
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
202598

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