As of 2015, vintage inkwells are available for purchase through online marketplaces, such as Etsy, eBay and Amazon.com. Etsy is a global Internet marketplace specifically for vintage and handmade items.
Types of vintage inkwells available through Etsy include specimens made of porcelain, glass and brass. The inkwells on this site have different origins, such as English, French, German and Edwardian. Some of the vintage inkwells on eBay are available for immediate purchase while others are up for auction. Japanese, Indian and Tibetan inkwells are some of the options featured on eBay.
Amazon.com sells vintage as well as vintage reproduction inkwells. Other items associated with vintage inkwells, such as quills and parchment paper, are also available for purchase on Amazon.com.