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Inkwells, in Ceramic, Glass and Cork
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of six inkwells includes a clear blown glass inkwell, an olive glass inkwell with pontil mark, an amber molded glass inkwell with raised texture, two stoneware inkwells and a cork inkwell with a glass insert; largest ht. 3.5 in.

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
The smaller of the two stoneware inkwells has a chip.
Sold: $1,200.00
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