Antique Edwardian Scottish Sterling Silver, Chalcedony and Citrine Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Scottish Sterling Silver, Chalcedony and Citrine Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Scottish Sterling Silver, Chalcedony and Citrine Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Scottish Sterling Silver, Chalcedony and Citrine Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Scottish Sterling Silver, Chalcedony and Citrine Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Scottish Sterling Silver, Chalcedony and Citrine Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Scottish Sterling Silver, Chalcedony and Citrine Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Scottish Sterling Silver, Chalcedony and Citrine Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Scottish Sterling Silver, Chalcedony and Citrine Inkwell

MAKER'S MARK J.A (UNTRACED) (worked from 1906)

Antique Edwardian Scottish Sterling Silver, Chalcedony and Citrine Inkwell

1906 Edinburgh

Offered by AC Silver

£2,550 gbp
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This magnificent antique Edwardian Scottish sterling silver inkwell has an ovoid shaped form.

The surface of the inkwell is embellished with impressive bright cut engraved trefoil knot and thistle leaf decoration amidst panels of chalcedony.

This antique inkwell is fitted with a domed hinged cover encircled with further bright cut engraved trefoil knots in addition to bordered lozenge prism shaped alternating chalcedony hardstones.

This impressive cover is surmounted with a band of applied rope twist decoration to a claw set 13.50ct* citrine.

The cover opens to reveal the removable glass ink liner and original gilded interior.

This inkwell is supported by three impressive claw style feet accented with a shell decorated socket in junction with the body.

This magnificent inkwell is the finest of its type you could hope to acquire.

Dimensions

Inkwell

Height 8.5cm/3.3"

Diameter 4.9cm/1.9"

Citrine

16.94mm x 16.72mm x 10mm*


* Due to the location the depth of the citrine is an approximation, the carat weight may vary minimally.

Weight

7.6 troy ounces/236g (excluding glass liner).


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

Full hallmarks struck to the internal rim of the body are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Edwardian silverware.
Maker: Maker's Mark J.A (Untraced)

Origin: Edinburgh, Scotland

Date: 1906
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A4420 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Stock Code
A4420
Medium
A magnificent, fine and impressive, unusual antique Edwardian Scottish sterling silver, chalcedony and citrine inkwell; an addition to our diverse ornamental silverware collection
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Full hallmarks struck to the internal rim of the body are all very clear.
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