• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5976

    Christie's Interiors

    6 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 136

    A BRAZILIAN SILVER INKSTAND

    MARK OF JOSE FERNANDES DE CARVALHO, RIO DE JANIERO, CIRCA 1860

    Price Realised  

    A BRAZILIAN SILVER INKSTAND
    MARK OF JOSE FERNANDES DE CARVALHO, RIO DE JANIERO, CIRCA 1860
    The rounded rectangular base with wirework gallery sides, three receivers for detachable ink and pounce pots and two cylindrical pen holders, on four fluted bracket feet, the ink and pounce pots capped by pull-off covers with urn finials
    7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) long
    20 oz. (620 gr.)


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