Inkwell

Inkwell
Inkwell
Title
Inkwell
Date 
1700-1720
Medium 
Porcelain, wood, brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 9.5 x 8.3 cm )
Description 
Cylindrical vessel with flared upper and lower sections, holding cylindrical brass well and cover; baluster-shaped turned wooden handle projects from side; decorated in blue underglaze with flowers and images of books and scrolls; brass disk beneath base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Walter S. Poor
Object Number 
1945.325
Gallery Label 
The handle and the brass could have possibly been added later.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group