Sterling Silver Galleried Double Inkstand - Antique George V (1919)

GBP 2,250.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver galleried double inkstand; an addition to our ornamental office silverware collection

This exceptional, fine and impressive antique George V sterling silver inkstand has a rectangular form.

This impressive inkstand is fitted with a hallmarked exceptional pierced decorated gallery, embellished with impressive quatrefoil motifs spanning each of the four panels.

The body of the sterling silver inkstand is ornamented with an undulating border to the rim.

This antique 20th century silver inkstand is supported by four impressive, decorative cast and applied feet featuring scrolling and festoon ornamentation.

The galleried double inkstand features two exceptional pyramid-shaped inkwell vessels.

Each vessel retains its original blue glass liner, surrounded by a pierced decorated outer casing, featuring quatrefoil decoration to complement the exceptional gallery.

The fine and impressive inkwell vessels are also fitted with hinged hallmarked covers, which feature protruding semi circular thumb pieces.

Length 30cm/11.8″
Width 15cm/5.9″
Height 7.6cm/3″

41.5 troy ounces/1291g (including glass ink bottles)

Object History

Maker: Robert Frederick Fox
Date: 1919
Origin: London, England

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Object Condition

This antique galleried double inkstand is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. The impressive 20th century silver inkstand has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition. The exceptional pierced decoration is sharp. The hallmarks deeply struck to the interior of the bottle covers and to the underside of the base are very clear.

Object Details

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Dealer Contact

+44 (0)191 240 2645
+44 (0)7836 286218

Dealer Location

35b St Georges Terrace
Tyne and Wear

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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