Sterling silver, cut glass, 1890 ca.
Height: 8.5 inches
Width: 13.88 inches
(underside of standish): J. Karr / Sterling; and (engraved on front shield) PRESENTED / To / Vice President / Adlai E. Stevenson / BY THE / SENATORS / WASHINGTON, D.C. / March 4 1897
|Cat. no. 57.00010.001
On March 4, 1897, Vice President Adlai E. Stevenson
was presented this sterling silver standish (inkstand) by members of the U.S. Senate.