Inkwell, Walnut; Unknown maker; 1890-1900; WY.1988.66

Name/Title

Inkwell, Walnut

About this object

This quirky inkwell is housed in a wood carving of a walnut. The walnut shell is hinged to provide a base and lid for the inkwell.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Carver

Date Made

1890-1900

Period

1890s

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, processed material, wood
inorganic, processed material glass

Inscription and Marks

On base of leaf: 'WY8866'.

Measurements

h 65 mm x w 60 mm x d 120 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Communication (including Diaries and Letters)

Object Type

occupation-based equipment

Object number

WY.1988.66

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