Inkwell

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-57365

Description

Black cylindrical inkwell; three bands on body, two penholes; glass well.

Details

Descriptive Terms

inkwells
wood (plant material)
upholstering
Upholstered
Inkwell

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

S. Silliman & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Chester, CT, USA

Dimensions

1 5/8 (H), 2 3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.4225

Places

Connecticut (United States)