Ink Bottles

Ink Bottles

Two stoneware ink bottles, showing a slightly larger variant in bluish creamy grey.
Pouring Ink Bottle

Pouring Ink Bottle

Cream-coloured stoneware ink with pouring lip and indecipherable potter’s mark. Two were found in the rector’s privy pit.
Ink or Dye Bottle

Ink or Dye Bottle

Small stoneware bottle, cork top. Found with a Codd bottle and a hand-made Bovril, among other items.
Ink Bottle

Ink Bottle

Light blue octagonal ink bottle, with a burst lip. These were sold at a penny each. Cork top.
Early Stoneware Ink Bottle

Early Stoneware Ink Bottle

Crude early stoneware ink bottle, possibly a kiln waster. Part of the lip and neck broke away before the bottle was glazed and fired. It may still have been used, with a cork kept in place by sealing wax. Found on the Thames foreshore.
Stoneware Bottles and Jars

Stoneware Bottles and Jars

Assorted stoneware bottles mostly for furniture cream and ginger beer, with a couple of galley pots, ink bottles and cream jars, and two bottles for German mineral waters.
Ink Bottles

Ink Bottles

Four ink bottles in aqua and green glass, with burst-off lips. These cost a penny each and came with corks which were often sealed with sealing wax. From the School House.
Inkwell

Inkwell

Mounted inkwell from a writing box. Glass exterior, lined with white pigment or other substance, holding metal inkwell inside. Two metal bands attached to a metal back-plate held it in position.