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Ink blotter

Description

Ink blotter is made of a brown leather covering over a wooden body. Floral and scroll gilt embossing throughout, along with the initials "M.T.". Round knob handle that screws off to allow replacement of blotter paper.

Details

Maker
Antinori, A (Maker)
Date
1920-1940
Inscriptions
"M.T." (embossed)
Location of origin
Rome, Italy
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
leather
wood (plant material)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Blotter
blotters (bookkeeping records)
leather
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 7/8 x 2 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.608
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
258656

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