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    Sale 1956

    Christie's Interiors

    15 - 16 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 600

    A GROUP OF VICTORIAN AND ART DECO DESK ACCESSORIES,

    LATE 19TH- 20TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GROUP OF VICTORIAN AND ART DECO DESK ACCESSORIES,
    LATE 19TH- 20TH CENTURY,
    comprising a Victorian silver-mounted large inkwell, marked indistinctly; a Victorian silver-mounted ivory page separater, marks for Birmingham, 1900-1903, maker's mark CHP; an American silver ink blotter, marked Sterling and B.K. & Co.; an articulated ivory ruler; a red leather-cased tape measure, Alexander Marshall, Glasgow; a shagreen-mounted table lighter; and a shagreen-mounted rectangular box and cover
    The inkwell, the largest, 5½in. (14cm.) high, 51oz. approximate gross weight (8)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    The American ink blotter acquired from Hoffman Gampetro Antiques, New York.