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Inkstand

Inkstand
Title
Inkstand
Date 
1800-1860
Medium 
Wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 5 5/8 in. ( 9.2 x 14.3 cm )
Description 
Wooden inkstand with concave sides, double band incised in center, and molded foot; painted black.
Credit Line 
Gift of Theodore P. Seymour
Object Number 
1946.11
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this inkstand was used by Horatio Seymour (1810-1886), who was governor of New York in 1852. The inkstand was then given to Harry G. Kimball by his uncle Lynott B. Root of Utica, who worked with Seymour.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group