Inkwell

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1950

GUSN

GUSN-8096

Description

Circular with two incised rings. Well: cylindrical, tapering at top, with incised rings. Flaring lip. White ceramic ink well fits inside pewter container. Pewter hinged lid; five holes for pens.

Details

Descriptive Terms

inkwells
ceramic (material)
incising
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Pewter
Incised
Unidentified Ceramic
INKWELL

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

2.188 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.523