Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand

GOLDSMITHS & SILVERSMITHS CO LTD (worked from 1899)

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Inkstand

1899 London, England

Offered by AC Silver

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An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver inkstand by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection

This exceptional antique Victorian sterling silver inkstand has a semi-circular form.

This inkstand is fitted with a fine and impressive deep gallery to the posterior curved edge, embellished with impressive pierced scrolling foliate ornamentation.

The shaped, incurved rim of the body of the gallery is further ornamented with a paralleling applied gadroon decorated border.

The stand has an integrated, cylindrical sunken receiver to accommodate the original inkpot.

This antique Victorian silver inkstand is supported by three impressive incurved cast sterling silver bracket style feet.

The original glass inkpot has a circular swept form and is ornamented with panelled cut glass ornamentation in addition to an impressive star motif.

The ink bottle retains the original plain hallmarked silver cylindrical mount fitted with hinged hallmarked covers.

This silver ink standish, crafted by the renowned London silversmiths Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd, is a highly desirable size and shape.

Dimensions

Length of stand 23.5cm/9.3"
Width of stand 17.3cm/6.8"
Height of stand 8.7cm/3.4"
Width of inkpot 9.7cm/3.8"
Height of inkpot 6.5cm/2.6"

Weight

16.8 troy ounces/522g (excluding glass inkpot)


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

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

The pierced and applied decoration is all very sharp.

The ink bottle is in perfect condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the inkstand and bottle mount, in addition to part hallmarks to the inkpot cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photograph may detract from the true representation of these examples of antique glass and silverware.
Maker: Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd

Date: 1899

Origin: London, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A9575 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 8.70 cm (3.43 inches)
Width 17.30 cm (6.81 inches)
Depth 23.50 cm (9.25 inches)
Weight 16.80oz t (522.48g)
Stock Code
A9575
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver inkstand by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the inkstand and bottle mount, in addition to part hallmarks to the inkpot cover are all very clear.
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35B St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Tyne & Wear
NE2 2SU

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