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Inkwell

1934.616 (RS104026)

Description

Round pewter inkwell with cork stopper. Wider at bottom than at the top, two pairs of incised bands on body and engraved with letters A through E.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Inscriptions
"A B C D E" (in script)
"25" (on sticker)
Material
cork (bark)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Places
Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
cork (bark)
Inkwell
inkwells
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 3/4 (HxW), 1 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.616
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
36647
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