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Inkwell

1991.1380 (RS21359)

Description

Salt-glazed stoneware inkwell and quill holder of sound shape straight sides, thrown and pierced with three holes on top for ink and two quills; solid and somwhat crude with a sandy grey color.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
salt glaze
stoneware (pottery)
throwing (pottery technique)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
glazing (coating)
INKWELL
inkwells
salt glaze
Salt-Glazed
Stoneware
stoneware (pottery)
throwing (pottery technique)
Thrown
Dimensions
1.5 (H), 3.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1380
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2909

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