Nashua River Watershed Association – NRWA Holiday Online Auction 2018
Auction Ends: Nov 30, 2018 01:00 PM EST

Antiques

Antique Copper Ink Pitcher

Item Number
449
Estimated Value
$65 USD
Sold
$62 USD to ss457b730
Number of Bids
12  -  Bid History

Item Description

This copper pitcher would have been used by school teachers or merchants to fill the individual ink wells of students and employees, moving the ink from a large jug to the small wells on each desk. The body is copper with "tinning" on the inside areas that would contact the acidic ink. This piece is in excellent condition with no corrosion.

Details: Pitcher measures 4" tall, 3 1/2" wide at the base and 2 1/2" wide at the opening. Spout measures 5" from tip to pitcher side.

Special Instructions

Price is based on item pick-up at the NRWA River Resource Center at 592 Main Street in Groton, MA.  Shipping is available upon request; buyer is responsible for the additional costs of shipping and handling.

Donated By:

David and Mary Dacquino