Ink bottle

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Object Name: 
Ink bottle
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
62.4.35
Dimensions: 
H: 20 cm, W: 8.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1895-about 1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clement Packard
Primary Description: 
Deep blue non-lead glass; mold-blown by machine. Six-sided with molded lip; molded ring at base of short neck, molded Gothic arch on each side, "CA", "RT", "ER", "CA", "RT", "ER", two letters at base of each side; hexagonal base with faint molded inscription at outer edge "---ARTERS"/"10/"10" with illegible letters.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Packard, Clement, Source
Color: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 78; BIB# 22375
Ink Bottles and Inkwells (1971) fig. 819-820; BIB# 27261