2006.0010.018 Glass inkwell
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Inkwell

  • Category:

    Glass

  • Creator (Role):

    J. and I. E. Moore factory (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1865-1875

  • Materials:

    Glass (nonlead)

  • Techniques:

    Mold-blown

  • Museum Object Number:

    2006.0010.018


  • Complete Details



Object Number

2006.0010.018

Object Name

Inkwell

Category

Glass

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Eva L. Verplanck

Creator (Role)

J. and I. E. Moore factory (Maker)

Place of Origin

New England, United States, North America

Date

1865-1875

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Top; Molded relief "PATENTo OCT[OBER?] 1ST 1865"
2. Mark; Facets; Molded relief "J & IEM"
3. Mark; Underside; Molded relief "5"

Materials

Glass (nonlead)

Techniques

Mold-blown

Dimensions (inches)

1.614 (H) , 2.25 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

4.1 (H) , 5.715 (Diam)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Catalogue] Norman C. Heckler & Company Sale Catalogue. Norman C. Heckler & Company Sale Catalogue.
Similarly marked cobalt blue example: September 21-30, 2015 sale, lot 69, 1860-75
[Catalogue] Norman C. Heckler & Company Sale Catalogue. Norman C. Heckler & Company Sale Catalogue.
Similarly marked colorless example: Sept 5-14, 2016 sale (auction 141), lot 76, America, 1860-75. "Extremely rare and unusual color. Called the Monitor in a recently found J & IEM manufacturer's catalog."