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This item is on display at Melbourne Museum
Ink Well - Stoneware, Hardwood's, London, circa 1880 Reg. No: LL 13230
- This light brown, salt glazed ink well was excavated at Casselden Place in 2003. It was manufactured by Harwood's, London.
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.
- FLAT OBLONG SHAPED WITH THREE HOLES, ONE FOR A PEN AND TWO FOR INK
|Discipline:||Archaeology - Historical|
|Dimensions:||78.0 mm (Height), 85.0 mm (Width)|
|Themes this item is part of:||Little Lon, Little Lon Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Primary Classification:||HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY|
|Activity:||TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT|
|Specific Activity:||Drafting, Drawing and Writing Equipment|
|Lot Area Unit:||41G/3/377|
|Inscriptions:||Inscribed on upper side: HARWOOD'S/ Superior Black Writing Ink/ 26 Fenchurch St/ LONDON|