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Object Name Inkwell
Catalog Number 1963.1.41
Date ca. 1850
Material(s) Glass
Dimensions H-2.5 W-2.375 D-2.375 inches
Description This inkwell is made of blue-green hand blown glass. It is a plain bottle with no design with a circular neck and opening. It is octagonal and pyramid-shaped.
Notes Elizabeth Johnson Flood's father, Euclid L. Flood, was from Georgetown, Kentucky. He attended Georgetown College and later practiced law in Superior, Wisconsin, having migrated there to represent his Kentucky clients in their mining and lumbering interests.
Collection The Elizabeth Johnson Flood Memorial Collection
Subjects Glass blowing
Glassblowing
Glassware
Ink stands
Inkstands
Writing
Bottles
Search Terms writing utensils
glass
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS