Portable inkwell neck

Title:
Portable inkwell neck
Date: 
1770-1810
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 7/8 x 1/2 in. ( 7.3 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Brass inkwell neck; hollow and cone-shaped.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Maurice Blumenthal
Object Number: 
1921.28a
Gallery Label: 
This inkwell neck was found in 1920 during subway excavations at Broad and Front Streets in lower Manhattan.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group