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Offline zidori

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Who can help me impress my older sister?
« on: April 29, 2006, 07:45:35 AM »
My sister sent me these pictures of a piece of glass she unearthed and asked me what it was? Before I tell her that I thought it was an inkwell, minus stopper/cap, I thought I should check in with experts.
It is 3.5 inches high, top diameter of 4 inches and 3 inch base.
She tells me that the glass looks old 'cause it isn't crystal clear when you look through - it almost distorts!!??
Please can you help?
Ronnie

http://i3.tinypic.com/wr0wv8.jpg

http://i3.tinypic.com/wr0x6v.jpg


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Who can help me impress my older sister?
« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2006, 08:08:32 AM »
Looks like an above average inkwell, missing nothing. Possibly, it was originally in a stand or fitted case.
Frank A.
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