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"Globe" Inkstand

"Globe of the World" inkstand. Circular splayed foot, reeded, daisy design on four supports to horizontal band; vertical band has turned finial with spring button which releases two upper quarters of globe to disclose disc with two round holes and two small narrow ones. Blue glass sand shaker...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler

English, about 1810

Object Place

England

Accession Number

32.352

Medium or Technique

Metal; silverplate

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver