Inkwell with Zodiac Signs

Object Name: Inkwell
Date: early 13th century
Geography: probably Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Brass; cast, inlaid with silver, copper, and black compound
Dimensions: H. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm) H. w/o lid: 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm) Diam. 4 9/16 in. (11.6 cm)
Classification: Metal
Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1959
Accession Number: 59.69.2a, b

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