<em>Scribe's Inkwell</em>, 664 B.C.E.–395 C.E. Faience, 1 1/4 x 7/8 x 2 in. (3.2 x 2.2 x 5.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.139. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.139_37.80E_NegGrpA_cropped_print_bw.jpg)

Scribe's Inkwell

Medium: Faience

Dates:664 B.C.E.–395 C.E.

Dimensions: 1 1/4 x 7/8 x 2 in. (3.2 x 2.2 x 5.1 cm)


Accession Number: 16.139

Image: CUR.16.139_37.80E_NegGrpA_cropped_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Small oblong blue-green faience scribe's inkwell with two circular openings with cartouche outline around each rim. Condition: Entire piece badly chipped. Glaze badly worn; of poor workmanship.

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