Overall: 3 5/8 x 5 5/8 in. ( 9.2 x 14.3 cm )
Wooden inkstand with concave sides, double band incised in center, and molded foot; painted black.
Gift of Theodore P. Seymour
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.
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