2 Inkwells and Stand in Neo-Baroque Style

Object Name: 
2 Inkwells and Stand in Neo-Baroque Style

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Object Name: 
2 Inkwells and Stand in Neo-Baroque Style
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Overall H: 7.4 cm, W: 8.4 cm, D: 15.2 cm; Without Wells H: 4 cm
On Display
about 1835-1845
Primary Description: 
2 Inkwells and Stand in Neo-Baroque Style. Opaque brick red glass; pressed and ground. Rectangular ink well stand with flat ground and polished top having two holes for the wells and feet in a pressed "Baroque" pattern; feet form volutes, leaf-ornaments and shells on walls; cylindrical ink well with coil rim and small mouth, similar well for sand with little sand-holes, both wells having a ground and polished top.
Pressed Glass, 1825-1925
Corning Museum of Glass 1983-04 through 1983-10
St. Louis Art Museum 1983-12-01 through 1984-03-01
Suntory Museum of Art 1984-07-17 through 1984-09-02
Portland Museum of Art 1984-11-01 through 1985-12-31
Cincinnati Art Museum 1985-04-13 through 1985-05-26
American and European Pressed Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1981) illustrated, p. 378, #1465; BIB# 30457