Inkstand with Pen Tray

Object Name: 
Inkstand with Pen Tray

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Object Name: 
Inkstand with Pen Tray
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.3.225
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.4 cm, W: 13.4 cm, L: 20.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1830
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Esterly
Primary Description: 
(a) Peacock-green glass; pressed; and brass. Rectangular box and tray pressed in one piece with diamond pattern underneath; egg and dart molding around tray edge and box sides; brass rim around box; three white metal cylindrical inserts in cylindrical compartments inside box; (b) rectangular cover; S-scroll design on top; stippling underneath.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Esterly, Louise S., Former Collection
1961
Technique: 
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 373, #1448; BIB# 30457