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Ink Bottle - Sinclair, Pottery, Corked, circa 1900 Reg. No: SH 850305
- Made: W. SINCLAIR, circa 1848 - 1950. Used at Victorian psychiatric hospital, probably in the office about 1848-1950.
- Ink is contained in a tall, round, dark brown ceramic bottle and sealed with a cork and wax. Contains unknown quantity of material, possibly lead containing ink (or the dried residue of).
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
|Dimensions:||23.50 cm (Height), 10.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||bottles, pottery, psychiatric hospitals, stationery, writing equipment, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Administration|
|Inscriptions:||SINCLAIR'S/.. PERMANENT.../BLUE BLACK/WRITING/FLUID/? W. SINCLAIR/for RECORDS printed on label.|
|Manufacturer:||W. Sinclair, circa 1900|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, 1848-1950|