Beth Goldman Inkwell Collection

Figural Inkwells

Group of 4 Figural Inkwells comprising a Carter’s Porcelain Figural Inkwell of an Old Man embossed on the back Carters Inx, stamped on the bottom Pat’d Jan. 6 1914, Germany. These were patented by Charles H. Henkels of Philadelphia PA prior to WWI. They were made in Germany and then in the US., Figural Porcelain Inkwell with Googily Eyes marked Germany (insert with chip to edge), Porcelain Boy with Yellow Cap with impressed number 8249 (small chip to back of boy jacket), Carter’s Inx Porcelain Figural Inkwell of an Old Lady marked ‘Germany Pat’D Jan 6 1914’.

The Collection