American Decorative Arts
Maker, possibly by: Boston and Sandwich Glass Works, American, 1826–88

Fountain Inkwell

1840–60

Deep pink amethyst pressed glass with brass

2 x 2 1/8 x 3 3/4 in. (5.08 x 5.4 x 9.53 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.782
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Geography: 
Possibly made in Sandwich, Massachusetts
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased for Francis P. Garvan by Rhea Knittle, 29 October 1929; Francis P. Garvan, New York, 1929–31; by gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1931

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