Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver inkwell made by Walker and Hall; part of our antique silver and glassware collection.

This exceptional antique George V English sterling silver inkwell has a hexagonal shaped, waisted form.

The shaped surface of this impressive antique inkwell is plain and unembellished, with applied iconic Art Deco style tiered designs to the either side of the base.

The elevated anterior edge of the base composes a pen receiver.

This Walker and Hall inkwell is fitted with an impressive flat topped hinged hallmarked sterling silver cover.

The cover opens to reveal a sunken well and removable glass ink liner.

The underside of the inkwell is fitted with the original oak wood base.

Dimensions
Length 15.5cm/6.1″

Width 12.8cm/5″

Height 6cm/2.4″

Object History

Maker: Walker & Hall
Date: 1931
Origin: Sheffield, England

Object Condition

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

The inkwell has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the body, in addition to part hallmarks to the interior of the cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of silverware.

Object Classification

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