• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 333

    A GERMAN SILVER NOVELTY INKSTAND

    MAKER'S MARK A MONOGRAM, SL OR LS ENTWINED, GERMAN, CIRCA 1895

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN SILVER NOVELTY INKSTAND
    MAKER'S MARK A MONOGRAM, SL OR LS ENTWINED, GERMAN, CIRCA 1895
    Modelled as an ice skater in 17th century costume pushing a sleigh in the form of a shell with two detachable inkwells modelled as cushions, the base chased with foliage, on four sphinx supports, the pull-out central drawer centred by a lion mask ring handle
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) high; 9½ in. (24.3 cm.) wide
    43 oz. (1,333 gr.)


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