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Inkwell

Object Number: 
1951.37
Date: 
1800-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 6.7 x 4.8 cm )
Description: 
Wheelthrown redware inkwell with straight walls, slightly domed top pierced with small hole and having circular, central opening with rounded rim; dark brown/black glaze reaching to within a quarter of an inch of flat base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Thomas Mott Fraser and Mrs. C. G. Parker in memory of their mother, Martha Mott Fraser
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group