John Neal Bookseller
order tracking  |  my account  |  view cart:  0 item(s)   $0.00
1-800-369-9598 (USA)  
John Neal Bookseller
  Holiday Gift Guide
  Gifts Under $100
  Gifts Under $25
  Gifts Under $10
  JNB Gift Cards
  Gift Sets
  Tools & Materials
  Bookbinding Supplies
  Calligraphy & Illumination
  Beginner's Materials
  Books/Videos
  Bookbinding / Book Arts
  Calligraphy
  Illumination
  Type
  More Books
  New and Sale Items
  Clearance Items
  New Books & DVDs
  New Tools & Materials
  Current Sales & Specials
  More Items
  Calendars
  Cards
  Clothing
  Gifts
  Posters & Prints
  Instructor Book/Supply Lists
  Calligraphy Teachers
  Guilds
  Conferences/Retreats
  Online Classes
  Calligraphy & Bookbinding Events
  JNB E-News
Letter Arts Review
  Subscriptions
  Current Issue
  Special Issues
  Annual Juried Issues
  LAR Call for Entries -- 2017
  All Back Issues
  Wholesale
  Advertising
  LAR Special Offers
Bound & Lettered
  Envelope Contest
  Subscriptions
  Current Issue
  All Back Issues
  Index to Back Issues
  Mailing Schedule
  Wholesale
  Advertising
  Praise for B&L
  B&L Special Offers
Calligraphy & Bookbinding Events
Point Pen Specials
More Information
Product Help
View PDF Catalog
Request a Catalog
Shipping Info (USA/Overseas)
Payments Accepted
Subscribe to E-Newsletter
Edit Account Info
Teacher Info
Group/Guild Sales
Sales to Retail Stores
Our Blog
Calligraphy and Bookbinding Events
Links
Envelopes
Customer Comments
Contact Us

View Product Reviews


S800 - McCaffery Inkwell


< Return to product
 
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2013-07-19 23:57:17
Excellent Purchase
Posted By: Peter
Comments:
I purchased the stainless steel version of the McCaffery inkwell and I'm very pleased so far. It is smaller than I expected (though I suppose if I had paid attention to the dimensions provided this wouldn't be so), however, I find the size perfect. It has a wide mouth that accommodates my oblique holder without any trouble. The item is solid and well-machined. After filling it with ink, I screwed on the top, turned it over and the held it on its side while running a paper towel around the edge. Not a drop leaked.
 
Product Rating:     Date Posted: 2014-04-24 10:33:10
ADORE THIS!
Posted By: JAC
Comments:
The price for this brass inkwell kept me from ordering it for a long time. However, I got tired of cleaning up ink when someone would bump my pretty crystal inkwell that did not have a screw-on top. I finally screwed up my nerve enough to order this inkwell & I am so glad that I did! It's easy to fill (I got an eye dropper at the drug store). It securely closes, so no worries if someone bumps it! The opening is wide enough so that an oblique holder and nib easily can dip into the ink. It is weighted on the bottom, so it would be very had to knock it over. I like it so much, I've ordered a second one, to put some colored ink in for a project that I am doing. I am totally satisfied with this inkwell!
  © John Neal Bookseller · 1833 Spring Garden Street, First Floor · Greensboro · NC 27403 · USA