Inkwell

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2909

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

Descriptive Terms

inkwells
glazing (coating)
salt glaze
stoneware (pottery)
throwing (pottery technique)
Stoneware
Salt-Glazed
Thrown
INKWELL

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

991.1380

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

1.5 (H), 3.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1380