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Ink Well - Glass, circa 1880 Reg. No: LL 069475
- This glass ink well was excavated at the Commonwealth Block site between 1988 and 2003.
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.
- Unidentified green glass object. Has a spout/ broken handle protruding from the side. Object is a 'Tea Kettle' shape. Base/ Top diameter 30mm, Base/ Top diameter 45mm (opposite end) height 40mm.
Identified by Christine Williamson, Latrobe Uni., as an inkwell.
|Discipline:||Archaeology - Historical|
|Dimensions:||45 mm (Height), 45 mm (Width), 55 mm (Length)|
|Themes this item is part of:||Little Lon, Little Lon Collection|
|Primary Classification:||HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY|
|Secondary Classification:||(To Be Classified)|
|Tertiary Classification:||(to be classified)|
|Activity:||Bottle / inkwell|
|Trench Unit Number:||18/02/22|