Sand shaker; JFL3

Name/Title

Sand shaker

About this object

Round wooden container 6cm diameter with lid and perforated inner imnsert (metal). Lid cracked. Used for sanding ink script, in the days before blotting paper was invented to dry the ink.

Named Collection

Laidlaw collection

Credit Line

Lent by Mr & Mrs J Laidlaw, Russell

Object number

JFL3

Rights

All rights reserved

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