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Inkwell

Description

Cast iron inkwell painted black. In the shape of a monk reading book. Lid opens back at monk's belt-line.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1950
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Written Communication T&E; Writing Accessories
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
Container, Writing Equipment
Inkwell
inkwells
Iron
iron (metal)
Religion
religions (concept)
Slip Cast
Dimensions
5 x 2.5 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1197
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73438

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