Cut Glass and Sterling Silver Desk Inkwell - Antique Victorian

GBP 995.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian cut glass and English sterling silver mounted desk inkwell; part of our antique silver and glassware collection.

This exceptional antique Victorian cut glass and English sterling silver mounted desk inkwell has a plain square form.

The antique inkwell is fitted with an impressive circular hallmarked sterling silver mount and hinged cover.

The flat-topped cover is embellished with the contemporary engraved initials ‘TR’ with a ducal coronet.

The large and impressive glass body of this inkwell is plain with chamfered corners.

The interior rim of the hallmarked mount bears the retailer’s mark ‘Macmichael, St Audley St W’.

Dimensions
Width 10cm/3.9″ square
Height 8.7cm/3.4″

Object History

Maker: John Grinsell & Sons
Date: 1894
Origin: London, England

Object Literature

WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING

FREE OF CHARGE to all customers – including national and international deliveries.

Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received.

INSURANCE IN TRANSIT

Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000.

All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.

Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.

Object Condition

This antique inkwell is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The glass body is in perfect condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the mount and part hallmarks to the interior of the cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this Victorian inkwell in glass and silver.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

Telephone
+44 (0)191 240 2645
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+44 (0)7836 286218
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Dealer Location

35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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