Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Inkwell
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Inkwell

GREY & CO, LONDON (worked from 1899)

Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver and Tortoiseshell Inkwell

1903 London

Offered by AC Silver

£995 gbp
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This exceptional antique Edwardian sterling silver and tortoiseshell inkwell has a plain trapezoidal prism shaped form.

Each surface of this impressive inkwell is embellished with an exceptional tortoiseshell panel with paralleling broad sterling silver borders.

This antique inkwell is fitted with a domed panelled cover surmounted with a sterling silver elongated urn style finial, securing with a screw fitment to the interior.

The anterior surface of the cover is fitted with a hallmarks incurved shaped thumbpiece.

The cover opens to reveal the removable copper and glass ink liner which is ornamented with a cut glass star motif to the underside.

This inkwell has a weighted sterling silver base and is supported by four bun style feet.

Dimensions

Width 10.3cm/4.1"

Height 9cm/3.5"

Weight

Not measurable due to the weighted base and tortoiseshell.


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All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
This antique inkwell is a very good gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition, in keeping with age.

The tortoiseshell panels are in perfect condition.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Edwardian silverware.
Maker: Grey & Co

Origin: London, England

Date: 1903
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A2807 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Stock Code
A2807
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive, unusual antique Edwardian English sterling silver and tortoiseshell inkwell; an addition to our diverse ornamental silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the body and part hallmarks to the thumbpiece are all very clear.
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