Hover Ink, Philadelphia

 

 

 

 

 

Circa 1850-1855 Pontiled Hover Ink, Philadelphia

Here is a cylinder style ink with thin flared lip and open pontiled bottom. Nice embossing strike.

Embossed: HOVER / PHIL.A

Height: 4 3/4"  
Color: deep bluish tinted green

Condition: about half of the delicate flared lip is chipped away but no other structural issues. It does have some patchy stain too to clean up. Nice glass whittle, hardly any wear.

Reference Number: GW169

Price: $58