15 - 16 January 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 1,188
Estimate USD 1,200 - USD 1,800
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.
The American ink blotter acquired from Hoffman Gampetro Antiques, New York.