Inkstand

Object Number: 
1946.109a-e
Date: 
1850-1890
Medium: 
Tin, porcelain
Dimensions: 
Part (Stand): 2 x 6 7/8 x 5 in. (5.1 x 17.5 x 12.7 cm) Part (Porcelain containers): 1 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. (4.4 x 5.7 cm)
Marks: 
painted: in banner on bottom of porcelain container with perforated lid: "A X S:
Description: 
Tin inkstand with two glazed white porcelain containers set in stand, one with perforated top, the other with removable lid, rectangular lid with acorn finial over center hole; sides of stand painted with arabesque designs.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Marguerite Weidenman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group