Civil War Period "Rosewood Traveler's Ink Bottle" with internal Blown Glass insert !!! Lightly incised Circles in the Top Screw Lid & Bottom of Case . Internal Glass Ink Bottle is spring loaded to facilitate a leak-proof cork seal in Lid.
Origin unknown, but favored by American Civil War troops as easily stored & transported while on Campaigns. Circa 1860's.
Overall Rich Dark & Glossy patina with a normal shrinkage fracture in the Threaded Wood Screw Cap Lid.
Stands 2 1/8 inches High and has a 1 1/4 inches diameter.
Weighs : 1.4 Ounces.