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Wooden Ink Sander

Wooden ink sander, urn shaped. Holes in top are randomly spaced.

Object number: 2000.1.1

Dimensions: 2 1/2” diameter on the bottom; 2 3/4” top and height 2 3/4”

Estimated age: 18th century.



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie