Inkwell and Stopper

Object Name: 
Inkwell and Stopper

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Object Name: 
Inkwell and Stopper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.3.141
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.6 cm, Diam: 10.2 cm; a) Inkwell H: 9.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1950-1960
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Inkwell and Stopper. Colorless, polychrome, white non-lead glasses; fused murrine; furnace-worked and cased; blown. Inkwell, the base and stopper containing scattered close millefiori canes on a white ground.
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory (American, 1926-2020), Source
1978-12-30
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1978-12-30
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit