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Ink Bottle - Black Ink, Glass, Screw Top, circa 1900 Object Reg. No: SH 850515

Bottle of black ink probably used in the office of a Victorian psychiatric hospital circa 1848-1950.
Glass ink bottle is square and has flattened corners. There are ridges around the neck for a screw-on top, but the top is missing.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 7.00 cm (Height), 6.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: bottles, glassware, office equipment, psychiatric hospitals, writing equipment, making history - psych services, chanakaya
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
Tertiary Classification: stationery
Inscriptions: 90B F834 embossed on base
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1900

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