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Inkwell

Description

Traveling inkwell. Metal box with hinged lid and enclosed cicular well fitted with glass bottle. Spring action lid covers bottle. Lever to release inner cap marked with phoenix over "K. K. Priv.".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
burnishing (polishing)
copper (metal)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
burnishing (polishing)
copper (metal)
Inkwell
inkwells
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 1 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.548
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
256363

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