Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens's Inkwell, c. 1861-65, black painted tin with a glass insert, and a wooden wall mount with shelf and four small 6th Corps badges, well ht. 2 1/2, dia. 4 1/16 in.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Note: On the bottom of the well is a note that reads "Taken from the desk of Vice President A. H. Stephens in Rebel senate chambers Richmond Va. at its capture Apr. 3. 1863".
Some paint loss on outer tin case.
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