This ceramic ink bottle was excavated at the Commonwealth Block site between 1988 and 2003.

Writing implements, found throughout Little Lon, indicate that writing was a commonplace activity. The pens, pencils and inkwells are a tantalizing reminder of words forgotten long ago.

Physical Description

This is a ceramic ink bottle. It has a short neck with flat shoulders and a round body. The lip is chipped.

Physical Description

Stoneware ink bottle. Lip is broken. Base diameter 40mm, height 75mm.

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