Victorian gilt inkstand desk set in the Gothic style
English, 19th Century
Height 19cm, width 27cm, depth 12.5cm
This wonderful inkstand is a fine piece of Victorian period design. The stand in designed in the Victorian Gothic style, with the body of the piece modelled architecturally. The stand is raised on a plinth surrounded by a pierced gallery, with the main body moulded with trefoil arched colonnades topped with pierced rose windows. The covers for the inkwells are similarly adorned and pierced. The inkstand comprises two wells, four pen holders, and a sander.