Inkwell

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-25465

Description

Wheel-thrown bulbous body w/ flat bottom and rounded shoulders indented at neck w/ a wide mouth ring at circular mouth. Exterior w/ matte-brownish-black slip glaze. Interior w/ glossy lead glaze giving it a deep greenish-brown color.

Details

Descriptive Terms

inkwells
redware
Redware
INKWELL

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2.125 x 2.688 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.418