Rare Ex-Museum Stoneware Inkwell

Rare Ex-Museum Stoneware Inkwell

  • Very unusual round stoneware inkwell with 2 glazes.

    It is salt glazed on most of the body, with a tan slip glaze over. the 3 holes on the top, and over to one edge.

    This inkwell was part of a museum collection as evidenced by the accession mark on the bottom which says 1090-37.

    Large hole in the center is for filling, with 2 quill holes for quill pens.

    3 3/8" x 1 5/8"

    Old chip at the base rim.

    Found in New Hampshire and dating from the mid 1800s.

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