Rare Civil War Period Cobalt Blue Inkwell with Nice small Pontil Scar on bottom, and a Period Pewter Replacement Lid also Circa 1860. Priced by 1/2 for missing lid accordingly.
Condition : Inkwell is in Mint Condition, missing the original Glass Lid.
Measurements : Measures 1 3/8 Inches from Base to top of Replacement Lid and 7/8 inches across top of Inkwell Opening.
Weight : 2.7 Ounces.
Book Reference : Collectors Guide to Inkwells
By : Veldon Badders.
Copy : 1995
Page : 90
illustrated in Plate : # 252
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