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Inkwell and stand

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Description A beveled glass inkwell and corresponding brass stand used by James J. Hill in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The set features wood inlaid with brass in a bird and vine motif on the inkwell cap and the base of the stand.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 9/16 inches height (.A) inkwell
2 9/16 inches diameter (.A) inkwell
3/4 inches height (.B) stand
5 7/8 inches width (.B) stand
4 3/4 inches depth (.B) stand
Nomenclature Inkwell
Inkstand
Subjects Owned/used by: Hill, James Jerome
Used in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Office Equipment & Supplies. Writing Accessories. Ink & Inkwells
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1870 - Not later than 05/29/1916

Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8584.A,B
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