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Inkwell

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

Dutch, about 1600

Object Place

Friesland, The Netherlands

Accession Number

61.118a-c

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware