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Inkwell
Inkwell
Date:
19th–20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Diamonds And Hardstones
Dimensions:
14.6 x 14.6 x 12.7 cm (5 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 5 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1996.145.19a-b
Acquisition Date:
1996-12-05
Credit Line:

Estate of Sarah Hermann

Exhibition History:

SFFAS 2011, Hidden Treasures (Fort Mason)

carved in the form of a toadstool growing from a mound of unpolished greenish material, set with brilliant diamonds

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