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Bowl - Ink Mixing, Ceramic, circa 1880 (Fragment) Reg. No: LL 81355
- This fragment of an ink mixing bowl was excavated at the at the Commonwealth Block site between 1088 and 2003. It was used for mixing ink.
Writing implements, found throughout Little Lon, indicate that writing was a commonplace activity. The pens, pencils and inkwells are a tantalizing reminder of words forgotten long ago.
- Ink mixing bowl for calligraphy
|Discipline:||Archaeology - Historical|
|Dimensions:||29 mm (Height), 104 mm (Width), 66 mm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||making history - little lonsdale street|
|Themes this item is part of:||Little Lon, Little Lon Collection, Cultural Diversity Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Primary Classification:||HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY|
|Trench Unit Number:||57/01/02|