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Inkwell

Dutch (Friesland?)
about 1600


Object Place: Europe, The Netherlands, Friesland

Dimensions

6.98 x 13.97 cm (2 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

61.118a-c

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware, pewter

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Octagonal, white glaze with blue decoration of foliage on sides and scrolls on top. Blue rims, top rim badly chipped. Cracked glaze. Four holes in top for pens. Filled with a round pewter inkwell (replacement).

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson